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Latitude: 50.7782 / 50°46'41"N
Longitude: -2.1449 / 2°8'41"W
OS Eastings: 389878
OS Northings: 97636
OS Grid: SY898976
Mapcode National: GBR 20G.4K5
Mapcode Global: FRA 67D1.263
Entry Name: Bridge Cottage
Listing Date: 10 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118548
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103606
Location: Winterborne Zelston, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Winterborne Zelston
Built-Up Area: Winterborne Zelston
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Winterbourne Zelstone with Tomson and Anderson St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
WINTERBORNE ZELSTON STREET (East side)
SY 8997 THE STREET (East side)
16/190 Bridge Cottage
Detached house, probably once 3 cottages. C17, with C18 rear wing. Plastered
cob walls, hipped thatched roof, one brick stack at left end, one right of
centre. One storey and attic. At left end, former cart shed, with ledged
door. At right end a later outbuilding, now incorporated in house. Added
rear wing, single-storey, with tiled roof. Brick buttress to front wall.
C20 oak door in open thatched porch. Ground floor has 7 casement windows
with cast iron lights, some in former door openings. Attic has six ½-dormers,
4 with cast iron lights, one with lead lights and one with timber glazing bars.
Internally, left end ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber
lintel and bread oven. Some chamfered ceiling beams. Centre room has similar
fireplace, with curing chamber at high level. Some chamfered ceiling beams.
First floor over front of this room removed to form gallery, with roughly
shaped splat balusters. Roughly shaped balusters to landing at top of stairs.
Most original roof trusses survive. (RCHM Monument 7. Dorset. Vol.III).
Listing NGR: SY8987897636
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