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Myrtle Cottage, Fontmell Magna

Description: Myrtle Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 103163

OS Grid Reference: ST8644216888
OS Grid Coordinates: 386442, 116888
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9513, -2.1944

Location: West Street, 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:



8/75 Myrtle Cottage
(formerly listed as
16-8-60 Cottage 20 yards
approx north west of
No 69)


Cottage, probably C17 origin though remodelled C19. Rubble with Flemish bond brick
facade, whitewashed. Thatched roof with end brick stacks. Attached to the right is
a weatherboarded outbuilding, probably originally a barn. House of l½ storeys,
3-window range. C20 2-light casements with glazing-bars. Ground floor openings
have returned labels. Central panelled door, the upper panels having pointed heads.
Lattice porch.

Internal features (RCHM): large open fireplace; stop chamfered ceiling beam.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 25, p 13)

Listing NGR: ST8644216888

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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