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52, Church Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Durweston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8756 / 50°52'32"N

Longitude: -2.2028 / 2°12'10"W

OS Eastings: 385824

OS Northings: 108471

OS Grid: ST858084

Mapcode National: GBR 1Z7.1WK

Mapcode Global: FRA 668S.HM3

Plus Code: 9C2VVQGW+6V

Entry Name: 52, Church Road

Listing Date: 12 October 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103113

Location: Durweston, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Durweston

Built-Up Area: Durweston

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Durweston and Bryanston St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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ST 80 NE

CHURCH ROAD (South-west side)

No. 52


Cottage, C17 with C19/early C20 alterations. Flint, rubble, rendering and
timber-framing with stone and brick dressings. Half-hipped, thatched roof.
Brick stack to left of centre. 1½ storeys, irregular fenestration. To the
left is a C19 sash with vertical glazing-bars to the right of which is a C20
plain window. Central is a 4-light stone-mullioned window with hollow-chamfered
jambs and mullions and a weathered hood-mould. The outer lights have leaded
glazing. Right of range has 2-light casement with segmental brick head.
Part-glazed plank door right of centre. The upper floor has timber framing
with a tension brace exposed to the left. Central is a rebuilt dormer with
a C19 6-pane sash. The right gable wall was rebuilt probably early C20 in
stretcher bond brickwork after a collapse. Interior features: deep chamfered
ceiling beams, some with cymastops; main room fireplace with chamfered, 4-centred,
timber bressummer and continuous stone jambs; recess for former newel stair;
southern ground floor room has open fireplace; upper floor room has stone 4-centred
head fireplace bearing C18 graffitti; doorways with pointed heads; many original
roof timbers. (RCHM, Dorset, vol. III, p. 91, no. 4)

Listing NGR: ST8582408471

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