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The Little House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipton Gorge, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7208 / 50°43'14"N

Longitude: -2.7132 / 2°42'47"W

OS Eastings: 349747

OS Northings: 91479

OS Grid: SY497914

Mapcode National: GBR PQ.6577

Mapcode Global: FRA 5765.NSB

Entry Name: The Little House

Listing Date: 19 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1215894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401067

Location: Shipton Gorge, Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Shipton Gorge

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Shipton Gorge St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


2/245 The Little House


Single Cottage. Later C18 with C19 porch, and a C20 extension at
right hand. Rubble-stone walls. Thatch roof gabled at left hand,
and half-hipped at right hand. l½ storeys. 2 windows. 3-light wooden
casements with horizontal glazing-bars and keyed stone lintels.
Upper floor casements have been raised in C20 into eyebrow dormers
by addition of 2-light casements over the originals. Front door at
centre, plank-and-muntin with a segmental head. Stone porch into
which this gives access, stone with a gabled slate roof and wavy
bargeboards. Keyed segmental lintel and a small single light-over.
Attached brick and stone extension at right hand side, under a
slate roof. Casement window. This is included. Attached front
garden wall and gate-piers. Rubble-stone wall with rough coping-
stones. Ashlar gate-piers with low pyramidal caps.

Listing NGR: SY4974791479

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

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