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Latitude: 50.7582 / 50°45'29"N
Longitude: -2.6834 / 2°41'0"W
OS Eastings: 351888
OS Northings: 95622
OS Grid: SY518956
Mapcode National: GBR PR.8M80
Mapcode Global: FRA 5782.NDM
Entry Name: Horse Shoe Cottage ideal Cottage
Listing Date: 11 November 1966
Last Amended: 31 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1227743
English Heritage Legacy ID: 402130
Location: Powerstock, Dorset, Dorset, DT6
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Powerstock
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Powerstock with West Milton Witherstone and North Porton St Mary The Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 5195/5196 POWERSTOCK NETTLECOMBE
11/210 Horse Shoe Cottage
and Ideal Cottage (formerly
listed as Horse Shoe
GV II Cottages)
Two attached Cottages, formerly a single farmhouse. Dated I.H. 1698
over front door. Ashlar stone walls, with hollow-chamfered plinth.
Plain tile roof. Brick stacks at left hand party wall, centre (away
from cross-passage), right hand gable end. 2 storeys. 4 windows,
3-light stone mullions, hollow-chamfered. Continuous moulded plat-
band projects forward to form a classical cornice label over each
ground floor window. Mouldings of plat band and labels are of good
quality and differ. Oval window, original, over front door. Moulded
stone frame and sunk relief in the spandrels. 2 serpent-heads to
inner band of decoration. Datestone in sunk relief with form of
chalice framing date, and lily beneath. Doorways: (Horse Shoe)
original entrance to farmhouse, hollow-chamfered with depressed-arch
in a square head. Plank door, C19. (Ideal), doorway knocked through
between windows 3 and 4, plank C19.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 185(13).
Listing NGR: SY5188895622
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