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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: 1119343



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Thornford

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: 105694

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THORNFORD ST 6013-6113 POUND ROAD (east side) 16/153 Pyt House and attached front walls 11.7.51 GV II

Detached house. Late C17. Dressed stone walls, with Ham stone dressings and strings, and ashlar quoins, large thatch roof with gable ends and stone gable-copings. Brick stacks at gable-ends, rebuilt C19. Two storeys and attics. 4 windows, hollow-chamfered stone mullions of 4, 2, 2, 4 lights to ground floor, and 3, 2, 2, 3 lights to first floor. Iron casements with horizontal glazing-bars. Continuous label to ground floor, stepped up over doorway. 3 separate labels, central combining two, over the first floor windows. Front doorway at centre with straight-chamfered jambs and depressed-arch head. Plank door with two lights. Interior: 3 units, with large central hall. North room has a stone fireplace with straight-chamfered jambs and cambered head, late C17. Mid-chamfered ceiling-beams with run-out stops. First floor, has some plank-and-muntin partitioning from landing south, C17. Flagstone floor in Hall. Attached brick sleeper-walls to front garden, stone-coped with C19 iron railings and gateway, brick return walls to house also stone-coped. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 251(12)).

Listing NGR: ST6045813100

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset I West, (1952), 251

National Grid Reference: ST 60458 13100


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