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Briantspuddle Cruck Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Affpuddle, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7383 / 50°44'17"N

Longitude: -2.2574 / 2°15'26"W

OS Eastings: 381932

OS Northings: 93216

OS Grid: SY819932

Mapcode National: GBR 20Q.L3K

Mapcode Global: FRA 6754.6DB

Entry Name: Briantspuddle Cruck Cottage

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 2 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120509

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108499

Location: Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle, Purbeck, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Affpuddle with Turnerspuddle St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 8192, SY 8193, SY 8293, SY 8292
20.11.59 (North Side)

No. 31 Briantspuddle
Cruck Cottage.
(Formerly listed as
Nos 31 and 32)


Cottage. Late C15 origin, extended C17. Orginally of open hall form with cruck
trusses. Plastered cob walls on brick and stone base. Thatched roof. Brick stacks
- one rendered. One storey and attics. Front wall buttressed. Modern ledged door
under pentice with stone slate roof. Ground floor has four casement windows with
glazing bars. Attic has three dormers with casements with glazing bars.
Internally, the house was originally open to the roof, three bays long, with true
cruck trusses, parts of which survive. An intermediate floor was inserted in the
late C16. The western room has deep chamfered ceiling beams and a chimney stack of
this date. The eastern room and end chimney stack were added in the late C17.
Traces of a bread oven or curing chamber adjoin this stack. Both stacks have large
open fireplaces - now partly built up - with oak lintels.
RCHM Monument 4.

Listing NGR: SY8193293216

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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