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Old Manor Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229227

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404039

Location: Winterbourne Steepleton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text


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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