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Blackdown House, and Former Dairy Range

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadwindsor, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8235 / 50°49'24"N

Longitude: -2.8546 / 2°51'16"W

OS Eastings: 339897

OS Northings: 103012

OS Grid: ST398030

Mapcode National: GBR MC.XJLX

Mapcode Global: FRA 46XX.FPS

Plus Code: 9C2VR4FW+C4

Entry Name: Blackdown House, and Former Dairy Range

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324187

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105013

Location: Broadwindsor, Dorset, DT8

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Broadwindsor

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Broadwindsor with Burstock St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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3/21 Blackdown House,
and former Dairy


Large House in grounds. Late C17, datestone P.M.I. 1697 over south
door, with Cl9 rebuilding, and extension of home to west. Dressed
stone walls, with slate roofs hipped at right hand end. Cl9 extension
is gabled to the south at left hand. One stone stack with cornice, on site
of former left hand gable, and rendered stack at right hand eaves.
2 storeys. 5 windows to the original front (C17), south elevation.
2-light stone mullions (ovolos) with C20 metal casements set in with
lead lights. Continuous label over ground floor and first floor,each
returned. Gabled dormers of 2-lights, hollow-chamfered. Former front
door with stone jambs and depressed arch in a square head. Stone
pediment over, carried on volute brackets. Door has four fielded panels
with a glass light over. Late C19 gabled wing at left hand has a
4-light stone mullion with a high cross-transom and returned label over.
First floor, has one of 2-lights. West wall has Pinney crest of 3
cross-crosslets fitché with a gauntleted hand holding another over.
Rear of home (present front entrance) of 2½ storeys, irregularly
spaced windows of 2- and 4-lights (ovolos) with separate returned labels
over. Front vestibule, in angle, C20. Rubble stone with stone jambs
to door. Gabled-in brick range with slate roofs to former dairy. One
inserted brick stack.
Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 54(5).

Listing NGR: ST3989703012

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