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A Grade II Listed Building in Sturminster Newton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9244 / 50°55'27"N

Longitude: -2.3017 / 2°18'6"W

OS Eastings: 378889

OS Northings: 113926

OS Grid: ST788139

Mapcode National: GBR 0X0.T2C

Mapcode Global: FRA 662N.M3L

Entry Name: Tanyard

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Last Amended: 20 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110519

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102478

Location: Sturminster Newton, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Sturminster Newton

Built-Up Area: Sturminster Newton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sturminster Newton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

Ham Gate

9/151 Tanyard
(formerly listed as
4.10.60 No 15 Tan Yard)


House, late C15 or early C16 origin, alterations in late C16, C17 and C18
(RCHM). Rendered, whitewashed rubble, timber framing and possibly cob. Thatched
roof with gable ends. Brick stacks at ends and at quarter way in from right.
2 storeys, 3 window range. Ground floor has an added canted bay with a slate
roof and glazing bars. Other ground floor windows are 2-light casements with
glazing bars. C20 porch in brick with tiled roof. Upper floor: left - 2
3-light casements of 6-panes; right - 4-light ovolo moulded timber mullioned
window of 8-panes. Internally, 4 original cruck trusses (apparently full
rather than jointed) are visible in the roof along with other smoke blackened
timbers. Other features include C17 balustrade, some deep stopped chamfered
beams, a heavy bressummer fireplace and an ovolo moulded timber mullioned
window with some original glass to the rear. The house originally was an
open hall. "RCHM, Dorset, Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 279/80, no 27.

Listing NGR: ST7888913926

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