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Well Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Longburton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.915 / 50°54'54"N

Longitude: -2.5031 / 2°30'11"W

OS Eastings: 364727

OS Northings: 112962

OS Grid: ST647129

Mapcode National: GBR MV.QPN5

Mapcode Global: FRA 56NP.6NR

Entry Name: Well Cottage

Listing Date: 8 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119140

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106114

Location: Longburton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text


10/96 Well Cottage


Detached cottage. C16 core, with later raising of eaves, and C19 and C20
refenestration. Rubble-stone walls. Thatch roof with gable-ends. Stone
stack at left hand gable, and on ridge right of centre. 2 storeys. 4 windows,
ground floor; 2-light, 2-light, 3-light (C20), 2-light, wood casements with
glazing-bars. 3-light iron casements in wood frames over. Front door, left
of centre, plank, C20. Interior: plank-and.-muntin screen with integral
door head to south end room, C16. Straight-chamfered muntins with intact
top and bottom rails. Fireplace in hall, at right-angles to front wall
and abutting it: timber straight-chamfered jambs C16 and fitting timber
depressed-arch head, C16. Dog-leg staircase with door, on rear wall opposite
fireplace jamb. Fireplace on south end wall, with rubble-stone jambs and
cambered wood lintel, C17 insertion. First floor large stack embrasures,
staggered, on end wall, and at centre of house. Roof: jointed-cruck
construction survives, with collars, with one face-peg, much strengthening
with later timber and bolted.
(RCHM. Dorset I, p.62(6))

Listing NGR: ST6472712962

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