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27,28 and 29, North Street, Fontmell Magna

Description: 27,28 and 29, North Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 103153

OS Grid Reference: ST8676616891
OS Grid Coordinates: 386766, 116891
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9513, -2.1898

Location: Lurmer Street, Fontmell Magna, Dorset SP7 0NS

Locality: Fontmell Magna
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 0NS

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Listing Text

FONTWELL MAGNA
8/65

shall be ammended to read:

FONTMELL MAGNA

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ST 8616 FONTWELL MAGNA NORTH STREET (East Side)

8/65 Nos 27, 28 and 29
16-8-60
GV II

House, once used as an inn, now 3 cottages. C15 with alterations of C16 or C17 and
later periods. Timber frame and rubble with end wall in English garden wall bond
brickwork. Thatched roof with end and near central brick stacks. Single storey with
attics, irregular fenestration. Variety of single, 2 and 3-light casements most of
which appear to be C19. Plank doors in various locations.

Internal features (RCHM): The house retails 3 bays of a cruck roof the central cruck
of which is chamfered suggesting an origin as an open hall. The floors are supported
on deep chamfered ceiling beams.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 24, no 8)


Listing NGR: ST8676616891

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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