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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: 1119140



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Longburton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Oct-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 106114

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10/96 Well Cottage


Detached cottage. C16 core, with later raising of eaves, and C19 and C20 refenestration. Rubble-stone walls. Thatch roof with gable-ends. Stone stack at left hand gable, and on ridge right of centre. 2 storeys. 4 windows, ground floor; 2-light, 2-light, 3-light (C20), 2-light, wood casements with glazing-bars. 3-light iron casements in wood frames over. Front door, left of centre, plank, C20. Interior: plank-and.-muntin screen with integral door head to south end room, C16. Straight-chamfered muntins with intact top and bottom rails. Fireplace in hall, at right-angles to front wall and abutting it: timber straight-chamfered jambs C16 and fitting timber depressed-arch head, C16. Dog-leg staircase with door, on rear wall opposite fireplace jamb. Fireplace on south end wall, with rubble-stone jambs and cambered wood lintel, C17 insertion. First floor large stack embrasures, staggered, on end wall, and at centre of house. Roof: jointed-cruck construction survives, with collars, with one face-peg, much strengthening with later timber and bolted. (RCHM. Dorset I, p.62(6))

Listing NGR: ST6472712962

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1952), 62(6)

National Grid Reference: ST 64727 12962


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