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Outbuilding with Privy Approximately 2 Metres to North of Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wool, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6791 / 50°40'44"N

Longitude: -2.2176 / 2°13'3"W

OS Eastings: 384718

OS Northings: 86629

OS Grid: SY847866

Mapcode National: GBR 21J.B56

Mapcode Global: FRA 6778.XJ2

Entry Name: Outbuilding with Privy Approximately 2 Metres to North of Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252216

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108911

Location: Wool, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Wool

Built-Up Area: Wool

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wool, East Burton and Combe Keynes

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list.


(East side)
19/450 Outbuilding with privy
approx 2 metres to
GV north of Manor Farmhouse


Outbuilding with privy. C18, possibly some modification in C19.
Brick with chalk and flint, and cob partly rendered. Roof of
plain tiles with stone slates to eaves at rear. Single storey, 2
cells. South front: centre rendered, right part of cob on rubble
and brick plinth, left part of later brick. On left, board door
with small, 4-pane, glazed panel leads into privy. On right,
board door. Hipped roof. Rear: a straight joint between cells.
On left, diagonally-boarded door. Left return of brick.
Interior: cob partition wall between cells, partly rebuilt in
brick, in the wall, a square, boarded opening with a small sliding
shutter operated from the privy cell. Privy cell has 3-seater
wooden privy, the left (child's) seat smaller and lower, each with
hinged lid; skirting board to left end wall. Roof has log
ridge-piece, of triangular section, and crude rafters, with one
collar nailed in place at right end.
An unusual survival.

Listing NGR: SY8471886629

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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