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MUSTON MANOR INCLUDING ATTACHED WALL, DOVECOTE AND MOUNTING BLOCK TO SOUTH

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.

Name: MUSTON MANOR INCLUDING ATTACHED WALL, DOVECOTE AND MOUNTING BLOCK TO SOUTH

List entry Number: 1118827

Location

MUSTON MANOR INCLUDING ATTACHED WALL, DOVECOTE AND MOUNTING BLOCK TO SOUTH

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Piddlehinton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1956

Date of most recent amendment: 21-May-1984

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 104914

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SY 70 NW PIDDLEHINTON

12/183 26-1-56 Muston Manor including attached wall, dovecote and mounting block to south (formerly listed as Muson Manor House) GV II

House, late C17. Brick (English bond) main facade wall; banded flint and rubble end walls. Tiled, gable-ended roof with brick stacks to right of door and to gables. 2 storey porch with attic; 5 bays with early C20 extension right. Ground floor has 4-light stone mullioned windows, with hollow chamfers. The upper floor has similar 3-light windows. Porch has a elliptically headed stone arch and continuously hollow chamfer and ogee moulded jambs. C19 2-light gabled dormers. Internal features: C17 chimney piece from Waterston Manor. To the south is a brick wall terminating in a small dovecote with a pitched slate roof. The wall has a gateway with brick piers having a flat stone coping with ball finials. Mounting block below dovecote. RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 209, no 3.

Listing NGR: SY7230896017

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset III Central, (1970), 209

National Grid Reference: SY 72308 96017

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