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Chestnut Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Portesham, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6712 / 50°40'16"N

Longitude: -2.5631 / 2°33'47"W

OS Eastings: 360305

OS Northings: 85874

OS Grid: SY603858

Mapcode National: GBR PV.CHVD

Mapcode Global: FRA 57J9.F9G

Entry Name: Chestnut Cottages

Listing Date: 26 February 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324237

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105301

Location: Portesham, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Portesham

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Portesham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 6085 PORTESHAM FRONT STREET, EAST SIDE

11/180 Nos 1 and 2 Chestnut
26.1.56 Cottages

GV II

Two attached cottages. Mid C17. Coursed rubble-stone walls. Asbestos slate
roof and C20 Roman tile roof. Stacks at left hand party wall and right hand
gable. 2 storeys. 4 windows, ground floor: No 1 has 2 3-light stone mullions,
hollow-chamfered, with casements. No 2 has 2- and 3-light wooden casements with
segmental brick heads. Upper floor has 2-light wooden casements with glazing-bars,
and with lowered cills. Doors: No 1 has a depressed-arch doorway with straight-
chamfered jambs, C17. C20 plank door. No 2 has the same doorway with a C20 plank-
and-muntin door with one glass light.
(RCHM Dorset II, p.245 (21)).


Listing NGR: SY6030585874

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