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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1110519



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sturminster Newton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Oct-1960

Date of most recent amendment: 20-Oct-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 102478

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9/151 Tanyard (formerly listed as 4.10.60 No 15 Tan Yard)


House, late C15 or early C16 origin, alterations in late C16, C17 and C18 (RCHM). Rendered, whitewashed rubble, timber framing and possibly cob. Thatched roof with gable ends. Brick stacks at ends and at quarter way in from right. 2 storeys, 3 window range. Ground floor has an added canted bay with a slate roof and glazing bars. Other ground floor windows are 2-light casements with glazing bars. C20 porch in brick with tiled roof. Upper floor: left - 2 3-light casements of 6-panes; right - 4-light ovolo moulded timber mullioned window of 8-panes. Internally, 4 original cruck trusses (apparently full rather than jointed) are visible in the roof along with other smoke blackened timbers. Other features include C17 balustrade, some deep stopped chamfered beams, a heavy bressummer fireplace and an ovolo moulded timber mullioned window with some original glass to the rear. The house originally was an open hall. "RCHM, Dorset, Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 279/80, no 27.

Listing NGR: ST7888913926

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970), 279-280

National Grid Reference: ST 78889 13926


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