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Potterne House

A Grade II Listed Building in Verwood, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8665 / 50°51'59"N

Longitude: -1.8662 / 1°51'58"W

OS Eastings: 409510

OS Northings: 107449

OS Grid: SU095074

Mapcode National: GBR 42B.P02

Mapcode Global: FRA 66ZT.2S2

Entry Name: Potterne House

Listing Date: 4 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107558

Location: Verwood, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Verwood

Built-Up Area: Verwood

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Verwood St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/99 Potterne House


House, former farmhouse. Late C17-early C18 - altered. Cob walls, lower part
roughcast, upper part tile - hung. Hipped tiled roof. 2 brick stacks at rear
of main range. At rear of main range 2 adjoining half hipped wings with
central valley gutter - all apparently contemporary. 2 storeys. A ledged
door with glass panel in open timber porch with hipped roof. Ground floor has
one casement with centre horizontal bar, and pair of French doors. First
floor has 3 casements with centre horizontal bar. At right end, a lean-to in
matching construction, now raised to 2 storeys with flat roof. This has one
iron casement with lead lights. Range of single storey attached outbuildings
at rear. Internally, some chamfered ceiling beams. Original roof structure
survives, of simple tie-beam form with chamfered purlins. Reputedly site of
former manor house and chapel. (R.C.H.M. monument 10. Dorset Vol V).

Listing NGR: SU0951007449

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