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Description: Gable Cottage
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 103165
OS Grid Reference: ST8658516880
OS Grid Coordinates: 386585, 116880
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9512, -2.1923
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shall be ammended to read:
ST 8616 FONTWELL MAGNA WEST STREET (South Side)
8/77 Gable Cottage
Cottage, C15 with alterations of C17, C18 and C20. Timber-frame and rubble with
half-hipped thatched roof. Brick stack to right of centre. Single storey with
attic, 4-window range. C20 2 and 3-light casements with glazing-bars. Glazed doors
to end bay right and second bay left. Main front door in C20 outshut left. Single
dormer window in roof.
Internal features (RCHM): House was originally of 3 bays and supported on 2 cruck
trusses. These have cambered collars, that to the east retaining arch braces. East
bay of the original house retains c 1600 floor resting on stop-chamfered beams.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 24, no 11)
Listing NGR: ST8658516880
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Source: English Heritage
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