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Latitude: 50.5969 / 50°35'48"N
Longitude: -2.0385 / 2°2'18"W
OS Eastings: 397371
OS Northings: 77463
OS Grid: SY973774
Mapcode National: GBR 342.FFQ
Mapcode Global: FRA 67MH.7NK
Entry Name: Gullivers, Including Attached Outbuildings at Rear
Listing Date: 20 November 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120267
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109152
Location: Worth Matravers, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19
Civil Parish: Worth Matravers
Built-Up Area: Worth Matravers
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Worth Matravers St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 9777 WORTH MATRAVERS WORTH MATRAVERS VILLAGE
9/135 Gullivers, including attached
outbuildings at rear
Deatched cottage. Mid-late C17. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, stone end and
centre stacks. At right angles to raod. One storey and attic. West (entrance) front
has lean-to extension at right-end. Part-glazed door. Ground floor has 3 casement
windows with glazing bars - evidence of former stone mullions. Attic has 2 pent-roofed
½ dormers with casements. Carved stone corbel over door. Main ground floor room has
large open fireplace with timber lintol and bread oven. Some chamfered ceiling beams.
Massive roof trusses, possibly originally jointed crucks. Attached outbuildings at
rear, of similar construction; some roofs replaced in corrugated asbestos. Reputedly
the home of Gulliver, the noted Dorset Smuggler. RCHM Monument 7 (Dorset Vol II).
Listing NGR: SY9737177463
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