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Rock House, Including Boundary Wall and Pump

A Grade II Listed Building in Yetminster, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8955 / 50°53'43"N

Longitude: -2.5796 / 2°34'46"W

OS Eastings: 359330

OS Northings: 110830

OS Grid: ST593108

Mapcode National: GBR MR.RVN0

Mapcode Global: FRA 56HQ.SZD

Entry Name: Rock House, Including Boundary Wall and Pump

Listing Date: 31 July 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323993

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106181

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
ST 5910 QUEEN STREET
(West side)

11/164 Rock House,
including boundary
31.7.61 wall and pump

GV II

Detached house, c1720, altered in early C19. Rubble stone walls with raised
ashlar quoins, tiled roof with coped gables, brick end stacks. 2 storey and
attics. L-shaped plan, with a later C19 rear infil block. East elevation, to
Queen Street, has a 6-panel raised panel door in open porch with concave pyramidal
roof on slender columns. Ground floor has 2 stone mullioned windows - flat
mullions, the one left of door with casements with glazing bars, the one right
of door with sashes with glazing bars. 2 similar windows on first floor. Small
casement in attic gable at right end. Elevation to High Street has, at left end,
a 2-storeyed semi-circular bow window, with stone mullions and sashes with
vertical glazing bars, moulded cornice and flat roof. Right of this on each
floor, a 2-light stone mullioned window with sashes with vertical glazing bars.
Pump at rear of house dated 1811. Internally: Ground floor room in south-east
corner has large fireplace with C18 surround. Room in north-east corner has
plaster cornice with acanthus detail. Several raised panel doors. Door at
rear of kitchen in chamfered stone surround. Stone boundary wall along High Street.


Listing NGR: ST5933010830

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