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Lawrence's Cottage, Abbotsbury

Description: Lawrence's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105144

OS Grid Reference: SY5520485319
OS Grid Coordinates: 355204, 85319
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6658, -2.6352

Location: Burton Road, Abbotsbury, Dorset DT3 4LA

Locality: Abbotsbury
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 4LA

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Listing Text

SY 58 NE ABBOTSBURY EAST BEXINGTON

3/25 Lawrence's Cottage

- II

Former farmhouse. Early-mid C18. Rubble-stone walls. Thatch roof with gable-
ends, and catslide over rear outshut. C19 brick stacks at gable-ends. l½
storeys. 4 windows, 2- and 3-light large wooden casements with glazing-bars
in extended openings. Wooden cills. 2 wooden lintels at right hand. One small
wooden casement with glazing-bars at upper centre left. Upper floor windows
with large eyebrows, C20 enlargements of the openings. Porch, at centre of the
south wall, rubble-stone with pentice slate roof, plank door on east side of
porch, with one glass light. Present entrance door at rear, C20 with a thatch
canopy over. Interior: open fireplaces with wooden lintels over at each gable.
Ceiling-beams with slight chamfer.


Listing NGR: SY5520485319

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Source: English Heritage

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