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Wessex Cottage, Gillingham

Description: Wessex Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 102971

OS Grid Reference: ST8041729867
OS Grid Coordinates: 380417, 129867
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0678, -2.2808

Location: Mapperton Hill, Gillingham, Dorset SP8 5QG

Locality: Gillingham
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP8 5QG

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Listing Text


3/132 Wessex Cottage

- II

Two Cottages, now combined into single dwelling. Late C17 or early C18.
Rubble walls with thatched roof and end brick stacks. 1½ storeys,
3 window range. 2 and 3-light casements. Door under thatched porch
near centre. Internal features (RCHM): Large open fireplaces with
chamfered and camber bressummers at north and south walls.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 34, no 81).

Listing NGR: ST8041729867

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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