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The Dairy House

A Grade II Listed Building in Trent, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9646 / 50°57'52"N

Longitude: -2.585 / 2°35'5"W

OS Eastings: 359016

OS Northings: 118510

OS Grid: ST590185

Mapcode National: GBR MR.MDX7

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GK.JRL

Entry Name: The Dairy House

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119307

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105703

Location: Trent, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Trent

Built-Up Area: Trent

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Trent St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 5818-5918 -
18/162 The Dairy House

Former farmhouse, now private residence. C16, with rebuilding of the
south wall in C17. Rubble-stone and dressed stone walls, with a 2-stage
buttress at former east end of the building. Clay-tile roofs. Stone
stacks with moulded cornices at the gable ends. Two storeys and attics.
3 windows, 3-light hollow-chamfered mullion windows, with a continuous
string carried up and over each window and doorway. C20 metal casements
with lead lights. The west gable wall has a C16 window of 4 lights with
moulded reveals, and a label stopped. First floor C16 window of two
cinquefoiled lights with tracery in a square head. Label and returned
stops. Front doorway at centre of south wall has a depressed-arch head,
and plank door, glazed of C17. Small staircase wing on the north side.
Interior: two late C16 fireplaces, one with a square head and one with
a four centred head. C16 doorway with moulded jambs and segmental head.
(RCHM, Dorset I, p 258(7)).

Listing NGR: ST5901618510

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