FLAMBERTS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1154391
Date first listed:
11-Jul-1951
Statutory Address:
FLAMBERTS, RIGG LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
FLAMBERTS, RIGG LANE

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

County:
Dorset
District:
West Dorset (District Authority)
Parish:
Trent
National Grid Reference:
ST 59676 18606

Details

TRENT ST 5818-5918 RIGG LANE (west side) 18/191 Flamberts 11.7.51 GV II* Detached house. C16 north part and north-east range. Extended in 1658 to south by Anthony Gundry (datestone an S.E. wing with A.G. 1658). Coursed rubble-stone walls with dressed stone for door and windows. Clay-tile roofs, with stone gable-copings. Ashlar stone stacks with projecting cornices at left hand gable, ridge centre, backing onto door passage, and on the two front gables, 2 storeys and attics. 3 windows to front range, of 2, 2, and 4 lights, with ovolo-moulded stone mullions with separate labels. C20 metal casements with lead lights. The flanking ranges each have 4-light mullions. Front doorway, at centre, has moulded jambs and depressed-arch in a square head with a label. Door is plank and studded with strap-hinges, C17. Labels over all openings. South gable end has 2 small windows with triangular heads and moulded cornices, to ground and first floor. West (rear) elevation, 2 storeys. 6 windows of 2, 3 and 4 lights with ovolo- moulded stone mullions and separate returned labels. Reset doorway has moulded jambs and depressed-arch in square head. Label over. Plank door, studded. Interior: Drawing room has a late C16 ceiling divided by moulded and plastered beams into 6 bays. Each bay has ribs forming a geometrical design with foliage sprays and centre-pieces. C17 panelling, reset. Room in north-east wing has a plaster ceiling of about the same date, with a lozenge-design of ribs with floral and foliage sprays at the angles. The plaster frieze has a continuous design of conventional flowers and a length with vine scroll. Some C17 panelling. The south end of the Dining Room is a late C17 container or rack for bacon, the wide fireplace has been opened out. First floor has two fireplaces with depressed-arch heads. Above one of them is a plaster panel with conventional enrichment. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 259(9)).

Listing NGR: ST5967618606

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
105732
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1974), 259

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: 01 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/00828/26
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