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Latitude: 50.9153 / 50°54'54"N
Longitude: -2.5027 / 2°30'9"W
OS Eastings: 364754
OS Northings: 112985
OS Grid: ST647129
Mapcode National: GBR MV.QPQ9
Mapcode Global: FRA 56NP.6T1
Entry Name: Spring House
Listing Date: 8 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119139
English Heritage Legacy ID: 106113
Location: Longburton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Longburton
Built-Up Area: Longburton
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Longburton St James
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 6412 LONGBURTON VILLAGE
10/95 Spring House
Former Open-Hall house, subsequently ceiled, and greatly extended by wing
to north. C15, ceiled in late C16. Extended with a north wing at right-angles
in C20. Rubble-stone walls. Thatch roof with gable ends and stone gable-
copings. Stone stack with cornice at left hand gable, at ridge right of centre,
and at right hand gable. 1½ storeys. 3 windows, 3-light wood casements with
a horizontal glazing-bar, renewed C20. Two large 3-light eyebrow dormers, C20.
Front door, left of centre, plank and muntin with wood lintel over, C20.
Interior: 3-unit plan, lower end (former byre), cross-passage, hall, inner
room. Open fireplace inserted in left hand end, c.C16. Open fireplace backing
on to cross-passage, inserted C16. 3 jointed-cruck trusses with cruck-post
surviving in lower end room. 3 sets of through-purlins with wind-bracing
surviving in the lower two tiers. Plank-and-muntin partition on west-side of
cross-passage. Mid-chamfered ceiling-beams in ground floor rooms. North
range, C20. Rendered walls. Clay-tile roof with gable-end. 2 brick stacks
on ridge. 2-light wood casements with glazing-bars. C20 door.
(RCHM. Dorset I, p.62(5). Survey and notes in Dorset County Council, Planning
Listing NGR: ST6475412985
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