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The Royal Oak

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorncombe, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8256 / 50°49'32"N

Longitude: -2.8873 / 2°53'14"W

OS Eastings: 337603

OS Northings: 103271

OS Grid: ST376032

Mapcode National: GBR MB.X8BH

Mapcode Global: FRA 46VX.F00

Entry Name: The Royal Oak

Listing Date: 8 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104608

Location: Thorncombe, West Dorset, Dorset, TA20

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Thorncombe

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

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Listing Text

ST 3703 THORNCOMBE FORE STREET,
NORTH SIDE
7/100 The Royal Oak,
(formerly listed as
Royal Oak Inn)
GV II
House: attached to "Newhaven" C17. Rubble walls with freestone and rubble
gable-wall. Keyed stone heads to windows. C20 Roman-tile roof. Three brick
stacks at ridge, at left, mid-right and far-right. Door at centre into
cross-passage. Two storeys. Five window range with casements. Two stone
mullioned windows with lables in gable wall, one blocked. Wide plank door.
Interior: Hall: wide open fireplace with wooden lintel opposite cross-passage
wall. Chamfered ceiling beams, Parlour stone fireplace of depressed-arch
form, c.1600. Roll-moulded arch cut into this, C18. Roof: tie and collar-beam
trusses with plated yokes.
Subsidiary: C18 graffiti on gable wall.
Sources: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p. 248(21).


Listing NGR: ST3760303271

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