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The Yews

A Grade II* Listed Building in Beaminster, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8073 / 50°48'26"N

Longitude: -2.7363 / 2°44'10"W

OS Eastings: 348214

OS Northings: 101113

OS Grid: ST482011

Mapcode National: GBR MJ.YJKZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 564Y.ZRJ

Plus Code: 9C2VR747+WF

Entry Name: The Yews

Listing Date: 22 December 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290326

English Heritage Legacy ID: 395308

Location: Beaminster, Dorset, DT8

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Beaminster

Built-Up Area: Beaminster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Beaminster St Mary of the Annunciation

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Description

BEAMINSTER WHITCOMBE ROAD
ST 4701/4801
(SOUTH SIDE)
7/176
No 6 (The Yews)
GV II*
Detached House. Late C17. Lias stone walls. Clay tile roof with stone
gable-copings. C2O brick stacks at left hand gable, left of centre and
right hand gable. 2 storeys and attics. 5 windows, 2-light stone mullions
(ovolos). No labels. C19 iron casements with 2 horizontal glazing-bars
to each. 2 dormers, with slate sides. 2-light leaded casements with
weatherboarded gables. Front door at centre, formerly right of centre,
wooden with 4 glass lights. Stone porch, recently transported from Yeovil.
c. Late C18. Tuscan pilasters and columns carrying a plain Tuscan
entablature, with flat tread roof on top. South gable wall has deep 2-
light mullions, C19. Interior: C17 mid-chamfered ceiling-beams, not
visibly stopped. Stone flags, some of blue lias. Inserted stack and
fireplace, left of centre.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 24 (11).


Listing NGR: ST4821101108

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