If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Gullivers, Including Attached Outbuildings at Rear
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109152
OS Grid Reference: SY9737177463
OS Grid Coordinates: 397371, 77463
Latitude/Longitude: 50.5969, -2.0385
Explore more of the area around Worth Matravers, Dorset at Explore Britain.
SY 9777 WORTH MATRAVERS WORTH MATRAVERS VILLAGE
9/135 Gullivers, including attached
outbuildings at rear
Deatched cottage. Mid-late C17. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, stone end and
centre stacks. At right angles to raod. One storey and attic. West (entrance) front
has lean-to extension at right-end. Part-glazed door. Ground floor has 3 casement
windows with glazing bars - evidence of former stone mullions. Attic has 2 pent-roofed
½ dormers with casements. Carved stone corbel over door. Main ground floor room has
large open fireplace with timber lintol and bread oven. Some chamfered ceiling beams.
Massive roof trusses, possibly originally jointed crucks. Attached outbuildings at
rear, of similar construction; some roofs replaced in corrugated asbestos. Reputedly
the home of Gulliver, the noted Dorset Smuggler. RCHM Monument 7 (Dorset Vol II).
Listing NGR: SY9737177463
This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.
Source: English Heritage
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.