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Keeper's Cottage, Abbotsbury

Description: Keeper's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105169

OS Grid Reference: SY5983283382
OS Grid Coordinates: 359832, 83382
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6487, -2.5695

Location: New Barn Road, Abbotsbury, Dorset DT3 4JG

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

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Listing Text


5/50 Keeper's Cottage


Detached Cottage. C18, with possibly earlier core. Rubble-stone walls with stone
quoins. Thatch roof with gable ends and rendered brick stacks. 2 storeys.
2 windows, 2- and 3-light wooden casements with glazing-bars, wooden cills and
concrete lintels. Plank door, with one glass light at centre; porch: rendered
and with a gabled slate roof. Outbuilding at north end, beyond a straight joint,
rubble-stone walls, with a half-hipped thatch roof. 2-light cast-iron casement
with glazing-bars on gable end. 3-light C20 casement on south wall. Outshut at
rear of cottage, with original catslide thatch roof over. The C20 extension of
the cottage at east end is not listed.

Listing NGR: SY5983283382

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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