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Description: Forge Cottage
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105401
OS Grid Reference: ST6645801167
OS Grid Coordinates: 366458, 101167
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8091, -2.4774
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ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS DUCK STREET, (east street)
11/76 Forge Cottage
Attached Cottage and former School House, at right angles. Cl7
with C18 refenestration to front. Rubble-stone walls, rendered
and painted cream. Thatch roof with decorative block ridging.
Brick stack, at left of centre ridge, and at junction of the
two ranges. 2 storeys. 3 windows, sashes with glazing-bars,
flush wooden frames. Front door, right of centre, with 4
fielded panels and 2 top lights. Bracketed open wood pediment
with dentil cornice, C19, architrave cut away, perhaps re-used.
Rear of cottage along Mill Lane, with datestone of 1792. Same
materials, no render. Two storeys. Two windows, 3-light cast-
iron casements with glazing-bars, wooden lintels. Two plank
doors towards left hand end.
(RCHM Dorset I, p81(20))
Listing NGR: ST6644301187
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Source: English Heritage
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