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Fountain Inn Range of Outbuildings Adjoining to No 2 to South West, Shaftesbury

Description: Fountain Inn Range of Outbuildings Adjoining to No 2 to South West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 101999

OS Grid Reference: ST8581223072
OS Grid Coordinates: 385812, 123072
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0069, -2.2036

Location: 2 Breach Lane, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 8LN

Locality: Shaftesbury
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 8LN

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 2 (Fountain Inn).
Range of outbuildings
adjoining No 2 to
ST 8523 4/142
The Fountain Inn comprises 2 buildings of different dates. Right hand
build is older with C18 front. 2 storeys. 2 windows. Plain tile gabled
roof. Front of painted stone rubble; plinth. 3-light windows; 1st floor
windows with leaded panes in upper parts of windows; lower windows with
segmental heads. To left hand and in recession, a later build. Similarly
of 2 storeys, 2 bays. Plaintile gabled roof. Painted front. Stonework
behind incorporates a female head, possibly from the medieval abbey of
Shaftesbury. To south-west of Inn, a long range of outbuildings set on
a slight curve. 2 storeys.
Squared rubble. Steeply pitched roof now covered with corrugated iron
except for bay at South West end which has a tile roof with half hip.

No 2 and range of outbuildings adjoining No 2 to the South-west form a
group with Nos 6 to 20 (even) The Knapp.

Listing NGR: ST8581223072

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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