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Latitude: 50.7487 / 50°44'55"N
Longitude: -2.3442 / 2°20'39"W
OS Eastings: 375811
OS Northings: 94397
OS Grid: SY758943
Mapcode National: GBR 0Z2.VJM
Mapcode Global: FRA 57Z3.GJN
Entry Name: The Martyn's House
Listing Date: 26 January 1956
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303741
English Heritage Legacy ID: 106303
Location: Puddletown, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Puddletown
Built-Up Area: Puddletown
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Puddletown with Athelhampton and Burleston St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 7594 THE SQUARE (North
14/115 No. 9 The Martyn's
Detached house. Appears mainly C18, but may be of much earlier origin. The
left section a later build - this once the Post Office. Plastered walls,
thatched roof, plastered end stacks and one left of centre. L-shaped plan.
Vertical pilasters on front. 2 storeys. 6-panel raised panel door under
flat moulded hood on shaped brackets. Ground and first floors each have 2
tripartite sashes with glazing bars. In the left section, one sash with
glazing bars on ground floor. Rear wing in matching construction.
Internally, ground floor room at right end has C18 fireplace surround. In
rear wing, some chamfered ceiling beams and lead-light windows, one with
early glass. Several C18 panelled doors. Roof of main range appears of
cruck construction. Possible signs of smoke-blackening. (RCHM Monument 16
Dorset Vol III)
Listing NGR: SY7581194397
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