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Priors Cleve

A Grade II Listed Building in Yetminster, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8952 / 50°53'42"N

Longitude: -2.5776 / 2°34'39"W

OS Eastings: 359476

OS Northings: 110795

OS Grid: ST594107

Mapcode National: GBR MR.RW8J

Mapcode Global: FRA 56HQ.TY7

Plus Code: 9C2VVCWC+3X

Entry Name: Priors Cleve

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Last Amended: 8 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106172

Location: Yetminster, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Yetminster

Built-Up Area: Yetminster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Yetminster and Hilfield

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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ST 5910 (South side)

11/155 Priors Cleve,
(formerly listed
11.7.51 as "Cleave Priors")


Detached house. Early - mid C17 - enlarged mid C20. Rubble stone walls,
stone slate roof with coped gables. Brick end stacks. Original front range
with 2 attached rear ranges forming square plan. 2 storeys. East (original
entrance) front has porch with a 2-light stone mullioned window replacing
door. Ground floor has two 3-light stone mullioned windows with lead lights,
and hoodmoulds. First floor has 2 similar windows. Flanking the porch,
timber ionic pilasters extending to eaves level. Present entrance with
re-used door in north wall of rear wing - this extended to west in C20 in
matching style. Internally, one ground floor room in main range has large
open fireplace with curved timber lintel. Some deep chamfered ceiling beams.
Staircase incorporates C17 turned balusters and renewals. Interior somewhat
altered, with some re-set features. (RCHM Monument 8. Dorset. Vol. I)

Listing NGR: ST5947610795

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