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The Last Straw

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodlands, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8803 / 50°52'49"N

Longitude: -1.9329 / 1°55'58"W

OS Eastings: 404818

OS Northings: 108979

OS Grid: SU048089

Mapcode National: GBR 421.Q57

Mapcode Global: FRA 66VS.0TS

Entry Name: The Last Straw

Listing Date: 4 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107618

Location: Woodlands, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Woodlands

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Woodlands The Ascension

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


5/159 The Last Straw


Detached cottage. Dated, over doorway, 1667 (this appears authentic).
Plastered cob walls, hipped thatched roof, brick stack at left end of main
house. One storey and attic, extended to left in matching construction, -
this single storey. C20 single storey flat roofed extension at right end.
Ledged door in rustic thatched porch. Ground floor has 3 casements with
glazing bars. Attic has 2 dormers with casements, one with horizontal centre
bar. C20 wing at right has part glazed door and 2 casements. Main ground
floor room has chamfered ceiling beam and large open fireplace with timber
lintel. (R.C.H.M. Monument 7. Dorset Vol V).

Listing NGR: SU0481808979

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