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Burlton Cottage, Shillingstone

Description: Burlton Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103346

OS Grid Reference: ST8238211303
OS Grid Coordinates: 382382, 111303
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9009, -2.2519

Location: The Cross, Shillingstone, Dorset DT11 0SP

Locality: Shillingstone
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 0SP

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Listing Text

SHILLINGSTONE
ST 8211 THE CROSS
(West side)

9/70 Burlton Cottage

II

Pair of cottages, now a single house, north-eastern cottage C17, south-western
cottage C18 with later extension of 1955. Earlier cottage is of irregularly
bonded brickwork with ashlar landing, later cottage in rubble, brick and flint.
Thatched roof. Brick stacks to ends of cottages, that to the left having a large,
stepped external chimneybreast. Older cottage is of a single storey with attic,
the later cottage is of 2 storeys. 4 irregular window range, Ground floor
openings have segmental brick heads, 2 and 3 light casements with horizontal
glazing bars. C20 part-glazed doors.

Internally the older cottage has remnants of the original roof structure which
may have been of cruck construction. (RCHM, Dorset, vol.III, p.241, no.10.)


Listing NGR: ST8238211303

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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