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Muston Manor Including Attached Wall, Dovecote and Mounting Block to South

A Grade II Listed Building in Piddlehinton, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7631 / 50°45'47"N

Longitude: -2.394 / 2°23'38"W

OS Eastings: 372308

OS Northings: 96017

OS Grid: SY723960

Mapcode National: GBR 0Z0.1KZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 57W2.74Z

Entry Name: Muston Manor Including Attached Wall, Dovecote and Mounting Block to South

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Last Amended: 21 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118827

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104914

Location: Piddlehinton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Piddlehinton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Piddlehinton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 70 NW PIDDLEHINTON

12/183 26-1-56 Muston Manor including
attached wall, dovecote
and mounting block to
south (formerly listed
as Muson Manor House)

GV II


House, late C17. Brick (English bond) main facade wall; banded flint
and rubble end walls. Tiled, gable-ended roof with brick stacks to
right of door and to gables. 2 storey porch with attic; 5 bays with
early C20 extension right. Ground floor has 4-light stone mullioned
windows, with hollow chamfers. The upper floor has similar 3-light
windows. Porch has a elliptically headed stone arch and continuously
hollow chamfer and ogee moulded jambs. C19 2-light gabled dormers.
Internal features: C17 chimney piece from Waterston Manor. To the
south is a brick wall terminating in a small dovecote with a pitched
slate roof. The wall has a gateway with brick piers having a flat
stone coping with ball finials. Mounting block below dovecote.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 209, no 3.


Listing NGR: SY7230896017

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