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Chantry Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in North Wootton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9279 / 50°55'40"N

Longitude: -2.4889 / 2°29'20"W

OS Eastings: 365734

OS Northings: 114385

OS Grid: ST657143

Mapcode National: GBR MW.PTF9

Mapcode Global: FRA 56PN.66G

Entry Name: Chantry Cottage

Listing Date: 2 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154108

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105620

Location: North Wootton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: North Wootton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Folke St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 61 SE -
10/78 Chantry Cottage

Detached former farmhouse, now private house, at right angles to road.
Late C16, with C20 conversion and refenestration throughout. Rubble-
stone walls. Thatch roof with gable ends. Brick stacks at gable-ends.
1½ storeys. 3 windows. West elevation has C20 windows single pane to
right of front door. 5-light dormer window over. Pentice-roofed outshut
to left of front door. Front door, panelled, C20. C20 porch. East
elevation has stone mullioned windows, C20 and two C18 2-light windows.
Interior: north room has straight-chamfered ceiling-beam with stepped
stops. Frame for a shouldered doorway, C16. Central room beams with
heavy flat chamfer and stepped stops. Large inserted, and blocked fire-
place. Central smoke bay. Roof: 3 jointed-cruck trusses with cambered
collars. 3 trenched purlins to each principal. The central smoke-bay
is a very rare survival in Dorset. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 268(2). R Machin,
Notes on Chantry Cottage, North Wootton).

Listing NGR: ST6573414385

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