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A Grade II Listed Building in Yetminster, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8952 / 50°53'42"N

Longitude: -2.5796 / 2°34'46"W

OS Eastings: 359332

OS Northings: 110796

OS Grid: ST593107

Mapcode National: GBR MR.RVN4

Mapcode Global: FRA 56HQ.T0V

Entry Name: Fairings

Listing Date: 31 July 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119124

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106182

Location: Yetminster, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Yetminster

Built-Up Area: Yetminster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Yetminster and Hilfield

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(West side)

11/165 Fairings


House at right end of terrace. Late C16-early C17, altered, enlarged and
converted into 2 cottages in C18 - now restored as one house. Rubble stone
walls, thatched roof with flush coped gable at left end of front wall
(termination of rear wing) with pineapple finial. One brick stack at right
end and one near centre. L-shaped plan with C18 rear wing at left end.
2 storeys. At left end, under gable, blocked doorway, and one sash with
glazing bars on each floor. In main right range; ledged door. Ground floor
has one 3-light and one 5-light stone mullioned window with hoodmoulds, and
casements with horizontal centre bar. First floor has 3 similar 3-light
windows. Internally: in main range, centre ground floor room has large open
fireplace with timber lintel. Some exposed chamfered ceiling beams. Doorway
into kitchen with depressed 4-centred arch. One first floor room bias fireplace
with 4-centred stone arch. C18 plank and muntin partition on first floor.
Attached outbuilding range at end of rear wing, with slate roof - now part of
house. (RCHM Monument 9. Dorset. Vol. I R Machin. "The Houses of Yetminster."
University of Bristol. 1978.)

Listing NGR: ST5933210796

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