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Gable Cottage, Fontmell Magna

Description: Gable Cottage

Grade: II
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

Location: 69 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:



8/77 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

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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