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Oak House Stores

A Grade II Listed Building in Yetminster, Dorset

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106169

Location: Yetminster, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

YETMINSTER
HIGH STREET
ST 5910 (North side)

11/152 Oak House Stores
31.7.61

GV II

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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