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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: 1119276



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Melbury Bubb

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Jun-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 105830

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MELBURY BUBB ST 50 NE WOOLCOMBE 2/82 Woolcombe Hays II Detached Farmhouse. C17, with C18 re-walling and C19 alterations. Brick walls in Flemish bond, with timber-framing at west end. Thatch roof, gabled at left hand and hipped at right hand. Rebuilt stack at left hand gable, repointed stack at right hand ridge. 1 1/2 storeys. 5 windows (irregular fenestration) 2-light cast-iron casements with glazing-bars. Wood cills. Gauged brick arches. Blocked round-headed entrance of gauged brickwork, left of centre. Main lobby-entrance, right of centre. C20 porch. Inner door, C20. Plank stable-door on rear wall. Interior: two back-to-back fireplaces, one with chalk-block jambs, one with brick jambs, both with wooden lintels over. Ceiling-beam in right end room, of convex section with a notched underside. (RCHM. Dorset I, p.159(5))

Listing NGR: ST5992605124

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1952), 159

National Grid Reference: ST 59926 05124


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