Monkton Wyld Court
- 11 Sep 2000
- Monkton Wyld Court, Wootton Fitzpaine, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6 6DQ
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SY 39 NW WOOTTON FITZPAINE MONKTON WYLD
1/210 Monkton Wyld Court
Large house in grounds, formerly the Rectory. 1848, by R C Carpenter. Rubble stone walls with Caen stone dressings, stone gable copings. Slate roof with gable ends. Grouped stone stack at centre, eaves. Long double depth range with rear service attachments. 2 storeys with attics. circa 6 windows.
South elevation: asymmetrical with 2 gable ends showing in bays 2 and 6.
Canted bays: (bay 2) to ground and first floors; (bay 6) to ground floor only.
Ground floor windows in Decorated style (net tracery) with segmental-pointed heads. Labels with head-stops at left hand and right hand ends. First floor windows: 2-light with trefoil heads, some under segmental arches. 2 attic windows, dormers with 2-light wooden casements. Garden-front door in bay 5 with segmental pointed head. Projecting stack at centre of range, to left of door. Main entrance-door, to hall, on west elevation, Stone jambs with segmental-pointed arch, in C13 style. Label with returns and head-stops.
Interior: stone fireplaces with segmental-pointed heads. Main staircase with entrance-arch the same, and nook-shafts with foliage capitals. Staircase of 2 flights, the second returned after landing, with a quarter spiral. All of stone.
Listing NGR: SY3376296350
© John Marriage. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Marriage, John
Rights Holder: Marriage, John
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