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Latitude: 50.8952 / 50°53'42"N
Longitude: -2.5768 / 2°34'36"W
OS Eastings: 359528
OS Northings: 110793
OS Grid: ST595107
Mapcode National: GBR MR.RWGZ
Mapcode Global: FRA 56HQ.V8L
Entry Name: Oak House Stores
Listing Date: 31 July 1961
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303765
English Heritage Legacy ID: 106169
Location: Yetminster, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Yetminster
Built-Up Area: Yetminster
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Yetminster and Hilfield
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 5910 (North side)
11/152 Oak House Stores
Shop with living accommodation over, originally of one build with Minster
Cottage (q.v.). Enriched date stone over door 1607, with initials. Rubble
stone walls, slate roof with coped gable at right end - simulated circular
stack at apex. 2 storeys and attic. Continuous string course at first
floor level stepped up over door. Part-glazed shop door in stone 4-centred
arched opening. Ground floor has, left of door, one 4-light stone mullioned
window with enlarged centre mullion - shared with Minster Cottage (q.v.).
Right of the door, a C19 shop front with moulded timber cornice and fascia,
and blocked central door. First floor has, left of door, one 3-light stone
mullioned window. Right of the door 4 C20 casements in ashlar surrounds
with keystones. Attic has one gabled dormer with casements. C18-19 rear
extension with rubble stone walls and tiled roof. Internally, in shop, a
large open fireplace with 4-centred stone arch. Left of this a semi-circular
recess - possible site of newel stair. One stop-chamfered ceiling beam.
(RCHM Monument 20 Dorset. Vol. I. R Machin. "The Houses of Yetminster".
University of Bristol. 1978)
Listing NGR: ST5952810793
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