Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1303741

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1956

Statutory Address: THE MARTYN'S HOUSE, 9, THE SQUARE


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Statutory Address: THE MARTYN'S HOUSE, 9, THE SQUARE

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset (District Authority)

Parish: Puddletown

National Grid Reference: SY 75811 94397



14/115 No. 9 The Martyn's House 26.1.56


Detached house. Appears mainly C18, but may be of much earlier origin. The left section a later build - this once the Post Office. Plastered walls, thatched roof, plastered end stacks and one left of centre. L-shaped plan. Vertical pilasters on front. 2 storeys. 6-panel raised panel door under flat moulded hood on shaped brackets. Ground and first floors each have 2 tripartite sashes with glazing bars. In the left section, one sash with glazing bars on ground floor. Rear wing in matching construction. Internally, ground floor room at right end has C18 fireplace surround. In rear wing, some chamfered ceiling beams and lead-light windows, one with early glass. Several C18 panelled doors. Roof of main range appears of cruck construction. Possible signs of smoke-blackening. (RCHM Monument 16 Dorset Vol III)

Listing NGR: SY7581194397


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

Legacy System number: 106303

Legacy System: LBS


Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970)

End of official listing