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Wytherston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridport, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7711 / 50°46'16"N

Longitude: -2.6669 / 2°40'0"W

OS Eastings: 353066

OS Northings: 97049

OS Grid: SY530970

Mapcode National: GBR PR.7ZPZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 5791.NTP

Plus Code: 9C2VQ8CM+C6

Entry Name: Wytherston House

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402469

Location: Powerstock, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

8/252 Wytherston House


Detached House, former Manor House. c.C17 core, enlarged in C18, and
with C20 fenestration. Rubble-stone walls. Slate roof with stone
slabs at eaves. 3 rebuilt C20 stone stacks at left hand gable, left
of centre (ridge), and right hand gable. 2- storeys. 5 windows,
2- and 3-light C20 metal casements, with lead lights, in wooden frames.
Front doorway at centre, moulded stone architrave, stone shell-hood,
on moulded stone brackets, Cl8. Panelled door with 2 top lights, C20.
c,C18 rear wing of house, also with c20 windows. Stone architrave to
modern door. Interior: very much altered in the 1930's. The front
doorway is an important architectural detail.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 184(6). Plate 40.

Listing NGR: SY5306697049

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