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Woolcombe Hays

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbury Bubb, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8443 / 50°50'39"N

Longitude: -2.5705 / 2°34'13"W

OS Eastings: 359926

OS Northings: 105124

OS Grid: ST599051

Mapcode National: GBR MR.W4L8

Mapcode Global: FRA 56HV.Y3F

Entry Name: Woolcombe Hays

Listing Date: 2 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119276

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105830

Location: Melbury Bubb, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Melbury Bubb

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melbury Bubb St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

MELBURY BUBB
ST 50 NE WOOLCOMBE
2/82 Woolcombe Hays
II
Detached Farmhouse. C17, with C18 re-walling and C19 alterations. Brick walls
in Flemish bond, with timber-framing at west end. Thatch roof, gabled at left
hand and hipped at right hand. Rebuilt stack at left hand gable, repointed
stack at right hand ridge. 1 1/2 storeys. 5 windows (irregular fenestration)
2-light cast-iron casements with glazing-bars. Wood cills. Gauged brick
arches. Blocked round-headed entrance of gauged brickwork, left of centre.
Main lobby-entrance, right of centre. C20 porch. Inner door, C20. Plank
stable-door on rear wall. Interior: two back-to-back fireplaces, one with
chalk-block jambs, one with brick jambs, both with wooden lintels over.
Ceiling-beam in right end room, of convex section with a notched underside.
(RCHM. Dorset I, p.159(5))


Listing NGR: ST5992605124

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