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The Wessex Barn tudor Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.752 / 50°45'7"N

Longitude: -2.5256 / 2°31'32"W

OS Eastings: 363016

OS Northings: 94838

OS Grid: SY630948

Mapcode National: GBR PW.C208

Mapcode Global: FRA 57L3.3W8

Plus Code: 9C2VQF2F+QQ

Entry Name: The Wessex Barn tudor Cottage

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Last Amended: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214307

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399084

Location: Frampton, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Frampton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Frampton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

FRAMPTON
SY 6195, 6295, 6395, 6194, DORCHESTER ROAD (North side)
6294, 6394 (comp.)

9/30 Tudor Cottage and The
Wessex Barn, (formerly
listed as House adjoining
26-1-56 Frampton Garage)

- II


Farmhouse and barn, converted to two attached properties. C16 core with C18
and C19 refashioning and C19 tarn (Wessex) on north side. Banded flint and
stone walls. Thatch roofs, hipped at south-east, and half-hipped at north-
east. C18 brick stack on Tudor Cottage; 2 C19 brick stacks on Wessex Barn.
Rough U-plan of buildings. 2 storeys, and attics. West elevation, 4 windows,
hollow-chamfered stone mullions of 2-, 3- and 4-lights, iron casements with
rectangular leaded quarries. Separate labels over ground floor windows. C20
door, right of centre with single glass panel. C20 pentice-roofed lobby on
east elevation, with C20 plank doors into Tudor Cottage and Wessex Barn.
3-light C20 casements on south-east gable end. Interior of Tudor Cottage:
C16 doorway, now internal with moulded jambs and 4-centred head. Stone fire-
place, re-used from Frampton Priory, with straight-chamfered jambs and head
with trefoil-cusped panels, and recessed quatrefoils and square panels.
Blocking inside fireplace, C20. Reset ceiling beams with mounted chamfers,
C16. Wessex Barn, south elevation: 2 storeys, 5 windows, 3-light (ground) and
2-light cast-iron casements with glazing-bars. Front door, right of centre,
stable-door type, C20. Thatch porch canopy over, carried on wooden posts.
(RCHM Dorset I, p, 116(4 ).)


Listing NGR: SY6301694838

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