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GULLIVERS, INCLUDING ATTACHED OUTBUILDINGS AT REAR

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.

Name: GULLIVERS, INCLUDING ATTACHED OUTBUILDINGS AT REAR

List entry Number: 1120267

Location

GULLIVERS, INCLUDING ATTACHED OUTBUILDINGS AT REAR

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

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Worth Matravers

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Nov-1959

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 109152

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SY 9777 WORTH MATRAVERS WORTH MATRAVERS VILLAGE

9/135 Gullivers, including attached outbuildings at rear 20-11-59

GV II

Deatched cottage. Mid-late C17. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, stone end and centre stacks. At right angles to road. One storey and attic. West (entrance) front has lean-to extension at right-end. Part-glazed door. Ground floor has 3 casement windows with glazing bars - evidence of former stone mullions. Attic has 2 pent-roofed ½ dormers with casements. Carved stone corbel over door. Main ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintol and bread oven. Some chamfered ceiling beams. Massive roof trusses, possibly originally jointed crucks. Attached outbuildings at rear, of similar construction; some roofs replaced in corrugated asbestos. Reputedly the home of Gulliver, the noted Dorset Smuggler. RCHM Monument 7 (Dorset Vol II).

Listing NGR: SY9737177463

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970)

National Grid Reference: SY 97371 77463

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