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The Long House

A Grade II Listed Building in Horton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.855 / 50°51'17"N

Longitude: -1.916 / 1°54'57"W

OS Eastings: 406008

OS Northings: 106165

OS Grid: SU060061

Mapcode National: GBR 42G.8DR

Mapcode Global: FRA 66WV.1CG

Entry Name: The Long House

Listing Date: 4 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120089

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107551

Location: Horton, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Horton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Horton and Chalbury St Wolfrida

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/92 The Long House


Shown on OS Map as Moonrakers. Detached house - possibly once 2 cottages.
Probably late C17. Plastered cob walls, hipped thatched roof, central
brick stack. One storey and attic. Two C20 porches with gabled pantiled
roofs - one with flush door, one now blocked. Ground floor has four C20
casements. Attic has 4 dormers with similar casements. Internally, 2 large
open fireplaces - part rebuilt, with timber lintels. Some exposed ceiling
beams - one deep chamfered. Original roof structure survives.

Listing NGR: SU0600806165

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