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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: 1119332



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Purse Caundle

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Jul-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 105661

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PURSE CAUNDLE ST 61 NE - 6/119 The Old Rectory 11.7.51 GV II

Former Rectory, now private house. C17, with C19 re-fashioning and re-roofing. Rubble-stone walls. Clay-tile roofs, with gable-ends and front gable on front wing. Rendered stacks and cornices on gable ends and at ridge centre. Two storeys. 6 windows in total, irregular fenestration of 2- and 3-light iron casements with lead lights. Wood cills and lintels. Some C20 plastic casements with integral glazing- bars replace iron casements. Wood cills and concrete cills. Front doorway on right hand side of projecting wing, with fielded-panel door, C20. (RCHM, Dorset III, p 238(3)).

Listing NGR: ST6955317635

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970), 238

National Grid Reference: ST 69553 17635


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