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Holditch Court, Tower 50 Metres South of Holditch Court Farmhouse

A Grade I Listed Building in Thorncombe, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8152 / 50°48'54"N

Longitude: -2.9313 / 2°55'52"W

OS Eastings: 334489

OS Northings: 102152

OS Grid: ST344021

Mapcode National: GBR M8.XWR0

Mapcode Global: FRA 46RY.7VD

Entry Name: Holditch Court, Tower 50 Metres South of Holditch Court Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118927

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104647

Location: Thorncombe, West Dorset, Dorset, TA20

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Thorncombe

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

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Listing Text

ST 30 SW THORNCOMBE HOLDITCH COURT LANE
1/69 Holditch Court, Tower
50 metres South of
Holditch Court Farmhouse
4.12.51
GV I
Tower (remains of a fortified manor, R.C.H.M.). C15 Chert rubble walls with
stone string courses on commer stair-turret. Open masonry shell, with
projecting circular stair-turret at South-West angle, rising above the
present wall-heights. Many Putlog-holes showing on external faces. Line of
former spiral stair visible on inside face of turret. Scheduled Ancient
Monument. Source R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p. 247(5).


Listing NGR: ST3448902152

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