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THE THATCHED HOUSE

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: THE THATCHED HOUSE

List entry Number: 1154233

Location

THE THATCHED HOUSE

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Cheselbourne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Mar-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 106235

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CHESELBOURNE

SY 70 SE

2/47 The Thatched House

- II

Former farmhouse, now private dwelling. Early C17, with C18 rebuilding at east end, and barn converted into living quarters at west end. Banded flint and brick walls, and some cob. Thatch roof, half-hipped to west and gabled to east. Brick stacks on ridge and at east gable. 1½ storeys. 4 windows, 2-light wood casements with glazing bars, wood cills, C20. Front door at the original centre, panelled and glazed, C20. Interior: central hall, now leading to staircase. Left room, open fireplace has straight-chamfered oak jambs with stepped stops and mitred lintel with some moulding continued, C17. Brick bread oven in left jamb. Further bread oven in rear of fireplace, now broken and blocked. Ceiling beam, straight-chamfered. Fireplace in right room with brick jambs and rough wood lintel, C18. Flagstone floors. Upstairs room at left end, has small brick fireplace with wood lintel. Roof construction, substantially C17 timbers with principals resting directly onto wall-head. (RCHM Monument 17 Dorset Vol III)

Listing NGR: ST7578700210

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970)

National Grid Reference: ST 75787 00210

Map

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