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Well Bottom

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbury Abbas, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9812 / 50°58'52"N

Longitude: -2.1593 / 2°9'33"W

OS Eastings: 388910

OS Northings: 120210

OS Grid: ST889202

Mapcode National: GBR 1XY.DWJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 66CJ.2LL

Entry Name: Well Bottom

Listing Date: 3 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103033

Location: Melbury Abbas, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Melbury Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melbury Abbas St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


8/192 Well Bottom

- II

House (possibly originally a pair of cottages). Probably early C19.
Ashlar walls with hipped slate roof. Central rendered stack. Later
outshut to left. Plat-band and coved ashlar cornice. Symmetrical.
2 storeys, 5 window range. Casements with leaded-lights, of 2-lights
in the outer bays and of 3-lights in the inner bays. Blind recess
to the upper floor centre. Central ribbed plank door. Internally
there are shallow chamfered beams and open fireplaces with chamfered

Listing NGR: ST8891020210

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