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Forge Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cerne Abbas, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8091 / 50°48'32"N

Longitude: -2.4774 / 2°28'38"W

OS Eastings: 366458

OS Northings: 101167

OS Grid: ST664011

Mapcode National: GBR MW.YB58

Mapcode Global: FRA 56PY.QNB

Entry Name: Forge Cottage

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105401

Location: Cerne Abbas, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Cerne Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Cerne Abbas St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS DUCK STREET, (east street)

11/76 Forge Cottage
26.1.56
GV II

Attached Cottage and former School House, at right angles. Cl7
with C18 refenestration to front. Rubble-stone walls, rendered
and painted cream. Thatch roof with decorative block ridging.
Brick stack, at left of centre ridge, and at junction of the
two ranges. 2 storeys. 3 windows, sashes with glazing-bars,
flush wooden frames. Front door, right of centre, with 4
fielded panels and 2 top lights. Bracketed open wood pediment
with dentil cornice, C19, architrave cut away, perhaps re-used.
Rear of cottage along Mill Lane, with datestone of 1792. Same
materials, no render. Two storeys. Two windows, 3-light cast-
iron casements with glazing-bars, wooden lintels. Two plank
doors towards left hand end.

(RCHM Dorset I, p81(20))


Listing NGR: ST6644301187

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