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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: 1119277



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Melbury Osmond

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Nov-1966

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 105831

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MELBURY ST 5707 BARTON HILL 8/83 Nos. 1,2,3, Barton Hill Cottages 11.11.66 GV II Detached Farmhouse, now divided into 3 cottages. Early-mid C17, with C18 refenestration and C19 extension at east. Rubble-stone walls. Thatch roofs, with stone gable-copings and moulded kneelers at left hand gable, and at right front gable. Lower hipped thatch roof to no.3. Brick stacks at left hand gable, at right end of ridge, stone stack with projecting cornice at right front gable, C18. North elevation, 2 storeys and attics. 4 windows and one window on return to north. From east to west, windows of 3, 4, 2 and one lights, iron casements with lead lights, and cast-iron casements with glazing bars. Left of centre is a 4-light stone mullion with a label. North wing has stone-framed and mullioned windows on both east and west sides. Entrances are now on the rear (south) elevation. C20 Porch at centre, roughcast and with pantiled roof, plank door, entrance immediately east of this. Entrance to no. 3, in east end single storey extension, plank with wood frame, C19. (RCHM. Dorset, p.160(3))

Listing NGR: ST5740507896

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1952), 160

National Grid Reference: ST 57405 07896


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