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Barton Hill Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbury Osmond, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.869 / 50°52'8"N

Longitude: -2.6067 / 2°36'24"W

OS Eastings: 357405

OS Northings: 107896

OS Grid: ST574078

Mapcode National: GBR MQ.TFF2

Mapcode Global: FRA 56FS.VPT

Entry Name: Barton Hill Cottages

Listing Date: 11 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119277

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105831

Location: Melbury Osmond, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Melbury Osmond

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melbury Osmund with Melbury Sampford St Osmund

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

8/83 Nos. 1,2,3, Barton
Hill Cottages
Detached Farmhouse, now divided into 3 cottages. Early-mid C17, with C18
refenestration and C19 extension at east. Rubble-stone walls. Thatch roofs,
with stone gable-copings and moulded kneelers at left hand gable, and at right
front gable. Lower hipped thatch roof to no.3. Brick stacks at left hand gable,
at right end of ridge, stone stack with projecting cornice at right front gable,
C18. North elevation, 2 storeys and attics. 4 windows and one window on return
to north. From east to west, windows of 3, 4, 2 and one lights, iron casements
with lead lights, and cast-iron casements with glazing bars. Left of centre is
a 4-light stone mullion with a label. North wing has stone-framed and mullioned
windows on both east and west sides. Entrances are now on the rear (south)
elevation. C20 Porch at centre, roughcast and with pantiled roof, plank door,
entrance immediately east of this. Entrance to no. 3, in east end single storey
extension, plank with wood frame, C19. (RCHM. Dorset, p.160(3))

Listing NGR: ST5740507896

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