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Praps Cottage the Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in West Stafford, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7054 / 50°42'19"N

Longitude: -2.3903 / 2°23'24"W

OS Eastings: 372537

OS Northings: 89602

OS Grid: SY725896

Mapcode National: GBR 0ZL.NHZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 57W6.W1J

Plus Code: 9C2VPJ45+5V

Entry Name: Praps Cottage the Gardens

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Last Amended: 10 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323644

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106384

Location: West Stafford, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: West Stafford

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Dorchester and West Stafford

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Tagged with: Cottage Thatched cottage

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SY 7289

16/195 Praps Cottage and
The Gardens
26.1.56 (formerly listed as
Pair of Cottages 20
yards south of


Pair of semi detached, but not identical cottages. Probably C18. Plastered
cob walls on rubble stone base. Thatched roofs. Brick stacks, one at left
end of Praps Cottage, one near centre, and one at right end of The Gardens.
2 storeys. Praps Cottage has panelled door. Ground floor has 4 casements
with glazing bars, one in a blocked doorway. First floor has 3 similar
casements. The Gardens has raised plaster quoins at right end. One
casement with glazing bars on each floor. Right of the house a plastered
cob wall with entrance gate into yard. Entrance to house in end wall. At
the rear, a later range of brick, with thatched roof - parallel to the front
range. This extended to right in C20 in brick and thatch, at first floor
level; the ground floor open, as a covered way, on stone piers. (RCHM
Monument 8. Dorset Vol II)

Listing NGR: SY7253189599

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