FORDE GRANGE, AND TWO ATTACHED COTTAGES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1153431
Date first listed:
08-Apr-1983
Statutory Address:
FORDE GRANGE, AND TWO ATTACHED COTTAGES, WHEELHOUSE LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORDE GRANGE, AND TWO ATTACHED COTTAGES, WHEELHOUSE LANE

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

County:
Dorset
District:
West Dorset (District Authority)
Parish:
Thorncombe
National Grid Reference:
ST 36573 04658

Details

ST 30 SE THORNCOMBE WHEELHOUSE LANE 3/115 Forde Grange, and Two attached cottages GV II Former Farmhouse. C16 or earlier core, with C17 and later alterations. Rubble walls with stone quoins and stone copings to gable-ends. Slate roof with 2 brick stacks at ridge. 1½ storeys. Seven window-range: casements with wooden frames and glazing-bars. Six half-dormers with pitched slate roofs and bargeboards, C19. Straight joint between windows 4 and 5 from left. Porch towards left hand with elliptical-headed arch key and imposts, all of stone. Interior (right hand): excellent studded plank door with strap-hinges, C16 or C17. Plastered-over crucks (left hand). Ceiling beams, heavily moulded on vertical sides and chamfered off. Datestone over blocked fireplace: "Esq F.G. 1749" 3 sets of crucks. Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p. 247(6).

Listing NGR: ST3657304658

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
104678
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1974), 247

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 09 Oct 2001
Reference: IOE01/05514/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Harold T. F. Jenkins. Source Historic England Archive
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