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The Pynion End

A Grade II* Listed Building in Abbotsbury, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6645 / 50°39'52"N

Longitude: -2.5987 / 2°35'55"W

OS Eastings: 357783

OS Northings: 85147

OS Grid: SY577851

Mapcode National: GBR PT.SS84

Mapcode Global: FRA 57FB.5D8

Entry Name: The Pynion End

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172220

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105134

Location: Abbotsbury, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Abbotsbury

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Abbotsbury St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


10/15 The Pynion End

Gable-End of monastic building, approximately at south-east corner of former
cloister. Late C14. Gable restored in 1846. Ashlar outer (east) face. Squared
and coursed rubble-stone inner face. Diagonal buttresses and central gable
buttress with set-offs and a plinth moulding. Stump of south side wall survives,
with remains of a door-jamb leading to an undercroft. Internal floor level 0.5
metre above present ground level. Ground-floor fireplace with ovolo-moulded jambs
and square head. Smaller first floor fireplace to right of centre with moulded
stone jambs and segmental rubble-stone head. C12 stone set into back of ground
floor fireplace.
Scheduled Ancient Monument. (RCHM, Dorset I, p.6 (3).)

Listing NGR: SY5778485149

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