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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: 1118548



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

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Winterborne Zelston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Oct-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 103606

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16/190 Bridge Cottage


Detached house, probably once 3 cottages. C17, with C18 rear wing. Plastered cob walls, hipped thatched roof, one brick stack at left end, one right of centre. One storey and attic. At left end, former cart shed, with ledged door. At right end a later outbuilding, now incorporated in house. Added rear wing, single-storey, with tiled roof. Brick buttress to front wall. C20 oak door in open thatched porch. Ground floor has 7 casement windows with cast iron lights, some in former door openings. Attic has six ½-dormers, 4 with cast iron lights, one with lead lights and one with timber glazing bars.

Internally, left end ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintel and bread oven. Some chamfered ceiling beams. Centre room has similar fireplace, with curing chamber at high level. Some chamfered ceiling beams. First floor over front of this room removed to form gallery, with roughly shaped splat balusters. Roughly shaped balusters to landing at top of stairs. Most original roof trusses survive. (RCHM Monument 7. Dorset. Vol.III).

Listing NGR: SY8987897636

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970)

National Grid Reference: SY 89878 97636


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