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The Cottage and Front Area Railings, Charmouth

Description: The Cottage and Front Area Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 104701

OS Grid Reference: SY3636093628
OS Grid Coordinates: 336360, 93628
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7388, -2.9032

Location: The Street, Charmouth, Dorset DT6 6PH

Locality: Charmouth
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT6 6PH

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Listing Text


8/16 The Cottage and
front area railings


Single house, now hotel, circa C17. Rendered walls. Thatch roof with
gable ends and decorative block-ridging. 3 rendered stacks: at left
hand gable, backing on to cross-passage,at right hand gable. 2 storeys.
3 windows, ground floor with canted bay window with hipped thatch roof
over, C19 sashes. French window at right hand, C20; first floor,
wooden sliding-sashes with thin glazing bars. Front door, left of centre,
wooden with 2 glass panels, C20. The house is slate-hung on the east
elevation with a double-pointed window.

Cast iron railings to street with broken-off heads and tall urns at the
main bay-divisions, all on a sleeper wall. "RCHM, Dorset I", p 89 (8).

Listing NGR: SY3636093628

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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