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Old Post Cottage and Laurel Cottage., Tarrant Monkton

Description: Old Post Cottage and Laurel Cottage.

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 103709

OS Grid Reference: ST9445608881
OS Grid Coordinates: 394456, 108881
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8794, -2.0802

Location: Tarrant Monkton, Dorset DT11 8RX

Locality: Tarrant Monkton
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 8RX

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Listing Text


13/81 Old Post Cottage
14.7.55 and Laurel Cottage.


Pair of semi-detached cottages, late C17 or early C18. Rendered and whitewashed
with some brickwork. Thatched roof with end brick stacks. One and a half storeys,
3 window range. C19 2-light cast-iron casements with glazing bars. Old Post
Cottage has part-glazed plank door and Laurel Cottage has a plain plank door.
Thatched porches.

Internal features (RCHM): each cottage has a stop chamfered beam in the living
room) (RCHM, Dorset, vol.IV, p.109, no.10.)

Listing NGR: ST9445608881

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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