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Black Lion Cottage, Shaftesbury

Description: Black Lion Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 102022

OS Grid Reference: ST8628922913
OS Grid Coordinates: 386289, 122913
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0054, -2.1968

Location: Gold Hill, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 8HB

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

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Listing Text

1.
1615 GOLD HILL
(East Side)
Black Lion Cottage
ST 8622 2/166
II
C18 front; possibly earlier core [deeds go back to 1649]. North front
of 2 storeys. Red brick and some burnt headers, Plain tile roof with
flanking stacks, 1 window at right hand end; on ground floor, porch with
lean-to slate roof. Wooden boarded door. Facing South, 2 storeys and
attic. Plain tile roof. 2 gabled dormers. 3 windows. Stone rubble front.
Windows in reveals. Addition at right hand end. Staircase with fielded
panelled dado. Ceiling beams


Listing NGR: ST8628922913

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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