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9, Abbey Street, Cerne Abbas

Description: 9, Abbey Street

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105377

OS Grid Reference: ST6656101235
OS Grid Coordinates: 366561, 101235
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8097, -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

ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS ABBEY STREET, (west side) )

11/52 No. 9 (formerly 1isted as No. 8)

Former abbey tenements, now attached private house. Early C16,
with C18 and Cl9 alterations. Knapped flint and banded stone
plinth, plastered walls, jettied. 3 jetty-braces survive.
Moulded stone corbelling, left of canted bay, and at right
gable-end, C16. Brick stack at ridge centre, and C20 stack at
right hand end, front eaves. Stone ball-finial at right hand
gable. Two storeys. 3 windows, canted bays at left ground,
and above; these are not aligned: Sashes with glazing-bars;
2, 3, 2-light (ground); 3, 3, 3-light (first floor). Right
of front door: 3-light wood casements with glazing-bars,
C19/20. First floor: 3, 2-light wooden casements with glazing-
bars. High garage-doors at left hand end plank. Front door
at centre, plank-and-muntin, with embattled wood lintel, and
small top lights, C20. Interior not inspected, may be of
considerable importance. Refer to:

(RCHM Dorset I, p80(5))

Listing NGR: ST6656101235

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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