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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: 1119231



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Osmington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1956

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 105922

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9/33 Glebe Cottage and attached walls 26.1.56 - II*

Former Ringstead Old Church, converted to cottage. C13 fabric with C18 conversion to domestic use, and C20 re-roofing, window and door alterations. Rubblestone walls. Clay tile roofs with gable ends. Brick stack at right hand gable. 1½ storeys. 2 windows, 2 light wood casements with glazing-bars. Wood cills. 3 light casement in C20 extension at west end. Half dormers are gabled 2 light casements. Doors, plank door, right of centre to C20 rubblestone porch. C20 door, left of centre, with stone seat externally beside entrance. The chancel has a wide plinth, the line of the original east gable is visible below the present roof line. There was no east window. Interior: the pointed chancel arch, visible upstairs is of two chamfered orders. It is largely blocked but survives to its full height. Nothing remains of the original nave. C18 alterations, floor inserted in the chancel, supported by a roughly chamfered ceiling beam. Fireplace at the east end has a chamfered bressummer and a bread oven at the north side, brick jambs and rear of fireplace. log- leg wooden staircase with door in beside the fireplace. Attached walls of former churchyard, coursed rubblestone walls, forming a loose rectangle and running 30 metres north to south, and 17 metres east to west. (R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p. 180 (2)).

Listing NGR: SY7473181764

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970), 180

National Grid Reference: SY 74731 81764


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