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7, Abbey Street, Cerne Abbas

Description: 7, Abbey Street

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105376

OS Grid Reference: ST6656401219
OS Grid Coordinates: 366564, 101219
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8096, -2.4759

Location: Abbey Street, Cerne Abbas, Dorset DT2 7JQ

Locality: Cerne Abbas
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7JQ

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Listing Text


11/51 No. 7 (formerly listed as
26.1.56 Barnwells )

Former abbey tenements, now attached private house. Early C16,
with C19 and later re-fashioning. Knapped flint and banded
stone plinth, plastered walls, jettied. Moulded stone corbelling
at party-wall, C16. Brick stack at ridge centre. Two storeys.
4 windows; ground floor; garage entrance, C20; blocked door-
way; bow-window with curve-framed sashes with glazing-bars of
2-, 3- and 2-lights, reeded wooden cill, early C19. 3-light
casement with glazing-bars, right of centre. First floor
windows: 2-light wooden casements with wood cills. Front
door at centre, 2-leaf with flush-panels and top lights over.
Interior: moulded ceiling-beams, C16. Stone fireplaces with
four-centred heads, C16. Interior not fully inspected, roof-
construction may be important. Refer to:

(RCHM Dorset I, p80(5))

Listing NGR: ST6656401219

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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