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Latitude: 50.9192 / 50°55'9"N
Longitude: -2.1124 / 2°6'44"W
OS Eastings: 392193
OS Northings: 113312
OS Grid: ST921133
Mapcode National: GBR 303.6RL
Mapcode Global: FRA 66GP.2VL
Entry Name: Yew Tree Cottage
Listing Date: 18 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1172467
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103667
Location: Tarrant Gunville, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Tarrant Gunville
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Tarrant Gunville St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 91 SW -
4/39 Yew Tree Cottage
Pair of cottages, now a single house, that to the south-east C17 or early C18,
rebuilt C19 and that to the north-east late C18. Part roughcast, part ashlar
and rubble, whitewashed. Part thatched and part slated. Brick stack between
cottages. 2 storeys, 5 window range. 2-light C19 cast-iron casements with
glazing bars, except to part of later range which has C20 timber replacements.
Later cottage has central C20 glazed door under moulded stone lintel. Earlier
cottage has part-glazed, panelled door said to be reset from a house in Wimborne.
Internal features: some chamfered beams. Open fireplace with segmental chamfered
timber bressummer with cyma stops. Some internal doors have original wrought-
iron hinges and fittings.
The late C18 range may be constructed with materials reused from Eastbury
House (qv) by Vanbuzgh largely demolished in 1775. (RCHM, Dorset,
vol.IV, p.95, no.17.)
Listing NGR: ST9219313312
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