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Latitude: 50.7067 / 50°42'24"N
Longitude: -2.5281 / 2°31'41"W
OS Eastings: 362805
OS Northings: 89805
OS Grid: SY628898
Mapcode National: GBR PW.G1B4
Mapcode Global: FRA 57L6.NX6
Entry Name: Old Manor Cottage
Listing Date: 26 January 1956
Last Amended: 20 May 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1229227
English Heritage Legacy ID: 404039
Location: Winterbourne Steepleton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Winterbourne Steepleton
Built-Up Area: Winterbourne Abbas
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: The Winterbournes
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 68 NW STEEPLETON VILLAGE
8/162 Old Manor Cottage (formerly
26-1-56 listed as House 90 yds W. of
GV II church)
Farmhouse, now private dwelling. Late C16, with Cl7 heightening. Coursed
rubble-stone walls, with Ham Stone dressings. Thatch roof with gable ends
and stone gable-copings. Brick stacks at left hand gable, ridge right of
centre backing on to cross-passage, both C17 or C18, and at right hand gable,
rebuilt C20. Plan: 3-unit house with rear range at right angles from the
centre, with access through from the cross-passage. 2 storeys. 4 windows,
4-light hollow-chamfered mullions, iron casements with rectangular leaded
lights, separate labels over; 3-light stone mullions over, with separate labels
to the two at left hand end. Doors: original doorway, right of centre with
moulded stone jambs and depressed-arch head. Plank door C20. Doorway, left
of centre, inserted, with similar moulded jambs, head, though with label over.
Plank door, C20. Rear range gabled to south to same height as ridge, 3- and
2-light stone mullionswith labels over, C16. Doorway in west angle with main
range, plank and glazed, C20.
Interior: central (hall) room has compartmented ceiling-beams, an open fireplace.
Newel stair in south-west angle (corner of kitchen).
(RCHM Dorset II, p.395 (3))
Listing NGR: SY6280589805
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