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1, Sutton Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6469 / 50°38'48"N

Longitude: -2.4187 / 2°25'7"W

OS Eastings: 370492

OS Northings: 83105

OS Grid: SY704831

Mapcode National: GBR PZ.H0XK

Mapcode Global: FRA 57TC.HJL

Entry Name: 1, Sutton Road

Listing Date: 14 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148070

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467969

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Town: Weymouth and Portland

Electoral Ward/Division: Preston

Built-Up Area: Weymouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Preston with Sutton Poyntz St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


SY7083 SUTTON ROAD, Preston
873-1/9/482 (West side)
14/06/74 No.1


Detached cottage. C17 or C18. Painted rubble, thatch roof;
later wings painted brick, with slate roofs. Single depth, 2-
or 3-room plan with heated end rooms.
2 storeys, 2 windows; 2-light early casements with horizontal
bar. 3 plank doors, under slate pentice hoods and in solid
cheeks; to the right of the central door is a 3-light
casement, and above this door, inset to a recess, a small
carved panel with a figure plus children on the remains of a
stone corbel or bracket; the figures could be medieval in
origin. The gables each have a small brick stack, and are
half-hipped. At the right (E) end is a small single light
above a lean-to, with a further range attached to its right.
INTERIOR not inspected.
The building stands well up from the main road (Preston Road)
through the settlement, partly concealed by trees. It was
proably 2 small properties at some stage. The steep pitch of
the roof and scale overall suggest early provenance.

Listing NGR: SY7049283105

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

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