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Pyt House and Attached Front Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornford, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.916 / 50°54'57"N

Longitude: -2.5638 / 2°33'49"W

OS Eastings: 360458

OS Northings: 113100

OS Grid: ST604131

Mapcode National: GBR MS.QL7S

Mapcode Global: FRA 56JP.70L

Entry Name: Pyt House and Attached Front Walls

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119343

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105694

Location: Thornford, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Thornford

Built-Up Area: Thornford

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Thornford St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

THORNFORD
ST 6013-6113 POUND ROAD (east side)
16/153 Pyt House and attached
front walls
11.7.51
GV II

Detached house. Late C17. Dressed stone walls, with Ham stone dressings
and strings, and ashlar quoins, large thatch roof with gable ends and
stone gable-copings. Brick stacks at gable-ends, rebuilt C19. Two
storeys and attics. 4 windows, hollow-chamfered stone mullions of 4, 2,
2, 4 lights to ground floor, and 3, 2, 2, 3 lights to first floor. Iron
casements with horizontal glazing-bars. Continuous label to ground floor,
stepped up over doorway. 3 separate labels, central combining two, over
the first floor windows. Front doorway at centre with straight-chamfered
jambs and depressed-arch head. Plank door with two lights. Interior:
3 units, with large central hall. North room has a stone fireplace with
straight-chamfered jambs and cambered head, late C17. Mid-chamfered
ceiling-beams with run-out stops. First floor, has some plank-and-muntin
partitioning from landing south, C17. Flagstone floor in Hall. Attached
brick sleeper-walls to front garden, stone-coped with C19 iron railings
and gateway, brick return walls to house also stone-coped.
(RCHM, Dorset I, p 251(12)).


Listing NGR: ST6045813100

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