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Pilsdon Manor (The Pilsdon Community)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Pilsdon, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.793 / 50°47'34"N

Longitude: -2.8313 / 2°49'52"W

OS Eastings: 341501

OS Northings: 99597

OS Grid: SY415995

Mapcode National: GBR MD.ZBJB

Mapcode Global: FRA 46YZ.YKR

Entry Name: Pilsdon Manor (The Pilsdon Community)

Listing Date: 11 November 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1216404

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401778

Location: Pilsdon, Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Pilsdon

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bettiscombe and Pilsdon St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 49 NW PILSDON PILSDON
11-11-1966
6/189 Pilsdon Manor
(The Pilsdon
Community)

GV II*

Manor House. Mid C17. Dressed stone walls. Slate roof with stone
gable-copings. Brick stacks at left hand gable, left of centre,
right hand gable. 2 storeys, with attics. 6 windows, ground floor
has 4-light stone mullion windows grouped in two's, with central
transoms. Continuous label over all the ground floor windows,
first floor has 3-light stone mullions with central transoms. No
labels. Mainly fixed glass lights, a few C20 metal casements.
Front door, right of centre with a square chamfered head and jambs.
Raised label over the doorway. Door with 4 glass-lights, c.C19,
Rear, with an original continuous outshut of service-rooms,
punctuated by a gabled stair-well at centre. Plan: 3-unit house,
with a transverse narrow hall. 3 large fireplaces, present stone
fireplace in parlour; with moulded jambs, and a Tudor-arch in a
square head, Cl7. Upstairs: remains of some early C17 panelling.
Parlour downstairs has a compartmented ceiling of plaster, with
vine-scroll ornament, c.C18.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 179(2).


Listing NGR: SY4150699594

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Description

SY 49 NW PILSDON PILSDON
11-11-1966
6/189 Pilsdon Manor
(The Pilsdon
Community)

GV II*

Manor House. Mid C17. Dressed stone walls. Slate roof with stone
gable-copings. Brick stacks at left hand gable, left of centre,
right hand gable. 2 storeys, with attics. 6 windows, ground floor
has 4-light stone mullion windows grouped in two's, with central
transoms. Continuous label over all the ground floor windows,
first floor has 3-light stone mullions with central transoms. No
labels. Mainly fixed glass lights, a few C20 metal casements.
Front door, right of centre with a square chamfered head and jambs.
Raised label over the doorway. Door with 4 glass-lights, c.C19,
Rear, with an original continuous outshut of service-rooms,
punctuated by a gabled stair-well at centre. Plan: 3-unit house,
with a transverse narrow hall. 3 large fireplaces, present stone
fireplace in parlour; with moulded jambs, and a Tudor-arch in a
square head, Cl7. Upstairs: remains of some early C17 panelling.
Parlour downstairs has a compartmented ceiling of plaster, with
vine-scroll ornament, c.C18.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 179(2).


Listing NGR: SY4150699594

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