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Thistle House and Attached Brick Terrace Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Charmouth, Bridport, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7472 / 50°44'49"N

Longitude: -2.9215 / 2°55'17"W

OS Eastings: 335079

OS Northings: 94582

OS Grid: SY350945

Mapcode National: GBR PJ.X8V6

Mapcode Global: FRA 47R3.KMJ

Plus Code: 9C2VP3WH+V9

Entry Name: Thistle House and Attached Brick Terrace Wall

Listing Date: 10 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1228489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403085

Location: Wootton Fitzpaine, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Wootton Fitzpaine

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Monkton-Wyld St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


5/203 Thistlegate House and
attached brick terrace wall

- II

Large house in grounds. Dated 1911, by F W Troup. Brick walls (Dutch
clinkers) in stretcher bond with tiled strings. Tiled roof with slight
bell-cast profile and projecting eaves, hipped at both ends with a small
gablet to right hand. 2 brick stacks to west elevation with flat strings
and cornices, at ridge. U-plan house, with main elevations to south and
west. West elevation: 2 storeys. 4 windows: wooden cross-transom
casements with segmental heads and small leaded lights. Front door, set-
in from wall face creating a porch effect. Segmental brick head carried
down on octagonal stone piers, with moulded capitals and bases. Canted
bay over with 4 light casements, balanced by same at other end. No
window cills. South east ridge of house has small bellcote. Interior:
heavy chamfered beams with run-out stops, of Vernacular Revival style,
carried on corbels. Stone fireplace to Drawing Room. Plank-and-muntin
studded doors. Wooden staircase with heavy turned columns and newel
with double-head.

Attached brick terrace wall along south front, of openwork brick trellis-
design and brick piers at intervals of 3 metres. East front has brick
floored terrace carrying brick columns supporting trellis-work. Brick
stairs at south east corner join terracing to garden.

Listing NGR: SY3507994582

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

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