This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SY 59 NW NORTH POORTON NORTH POORTON 30-5-1975 8/185 Burrcombe Cottage
Detached Cottage. Mid C18. Rubble stone walls. Thatch roof with gable-ends. Rendered stack at left hand gable, brick stack at right hand gable. 1 storeys. 2 windows, symmetrical facade.
3-light wooden casements with glazing-bars, C20. Concrete lintels over. Front door at centre, wood with 6 glass panels, C20.
Hipped thatch porch canopy over, carried on 2 wooden posts.
The Cottage was formerly the Parish Poorhouse.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 181(3).
Listing NGR: SY5197298295
Copyright IoE Mr Ken Venton-Prentice. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Venton-Prentice, Ken
Rights Holder: Venton-Prentice, Ken
Rubble, Stone, Thatch, Georgian Detached House, Monument <By Form>, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Workhouse, Health And Welfare, Residential Building