Sailor's Return Inn

24 Sep 2002
Sailor's Return Inn, Chaldon Herring, Purbeck, Dorset, DT2 8DN
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SY 7883, SY 7983 13/91 CHALDON HERRRING EAST CHALDON 10.2.81 Sailor's Return Inn


Public House. Probably C18. Walls part stone, part cob, colourwashed. Thatched roof. Brick stack. Simple 2-room plan with central passage, and added room on west. Lean-to at rear. One storey and attics. Part-glazed door in brick porch.

Ground floor has three casement windows with glazing bars. Attic has four half-dormers with horizontally sliding sashes with glazing bars. Single-storey flat-roofed addition on east. Lean-to extension on west, with weather-boarded walls and corrugated asbestos roof. Simple village alehouse interior with matchboard partitions. Large fireplace in east room - built up.

RCHM Monument 12.

Listing NGR: SY7898083506


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1097 IOE Records taken by Brian H James; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Brian H. James. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: James, Brian H.

Rights Holder: James, Brian H.


Asbestos, Cob, Stone, Thatch, Weatherboard, Stuart Beer House, Georgian Commercial, Licensed Premises, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Public House, Recreational