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Latitude: 50.729 / 50°43'44"N
Longitude: -2.1311 / 2°7'51"W
OS Eastings: 390845
OS Northings: 92161
OS Grid: SY908921
Mapcode National: GBR 212.8AJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 67F4.TVW
Entry Name: Decoy House
Listing Date: 10 September 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120335
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109007
Location: Wareham St. Martin, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20
Civil Parish: Wareham St. Martin
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Morden St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
WAREHAM SAINT MARTIN MORDEN HEATH
SY 99 SW
7/97 Decoy House
- 10/9/74 II
Detached cottage. Late C18-early C19. Brick walls, thatched roof
with brick parapets to west gable, brick stacks. One storey and
attics. Ground floor has central casement window with glazing bars -
replacing original door, and 2 C20 metal windows. Attic has 2
dormers with casements with glazing bars. Cl9 single-storey wing
on west, of brick with slate roof. 2 ledged doors, 2 casement windows
with glazing bars and one C20 metal window. Internally, main ground
floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintel. Possibly
the Decoy Keeper's cottage. The Decoy Pond, south of the cottage,
was formed c.1634 (Diary of William Whiteway).
Listing NGR: SY9084592161
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