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Fontmell Potteries, Fontmell Magna

Description: Fontmell Potteries

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103159

OS Grid Reference: ST8670116883
OS Grid Coordinates: 386701, 116883
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9512, -2.1907

Location: Crown Hill, Fontmell Magna, Dorset SP7 0PF

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

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Listing Text


shall be ammended to read:



8/71 Fontmell Potteries


Industrial building dated 1876. English bond brick walls with hipped slate roof.
Roof bears large ventilator. Dentilled eaves cornice. To the left,part of the roof
is flat and bears a water tank. 3 storeys, 3 window range. Openings under gauged
brick arches with keystones. Windows mainly 4-pane sashes. Upper floor has two
2-light casements under a single arch. Central plank door. Left is what was
probably formerly a vehicle entrance now containing showroom entrance. To the upper
floor left is a projecting wooden hoist. Included principally for group value.
(Newman, J and Pevsner, N The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972 p 208)

Listing NGR: ST8670116883

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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