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Leda Cottage Sound O Water, Cerne Abbas

Description: Leda Cottage Sound O Water

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105403

OS Grid Reference: ST6642401203
OS Grid Coordinates: 366424, 101203
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8094, -2.4779

Location: Duck Street, Cerne Abbas, Dorset DT2 7LA

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

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Listing Text

ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS DUCK STREET, (east side)

11/78 No. 14 (Leda Cottage)
26.1.56 and no. 16 (Sound
0' Water )(formerly listed as
Elephant and Castle Inn)
GV II

Two semi-detached houses, built as one. Sound 0' Water now a
Guest House. Mid C19. Stone walls, rendered and painted white,
with corner pilasters. Slate roofs with gable ends and boxed
eaves, lower at left hand addition. Brick stacks at left
hand gable, ridge centre and right hand gable. 2 storeys.
5 windows in total, with one bay at left hand, 2-right wooden
casements with glazing-bars, wood cills; canted bay window
with glazing-bars at right ground (no. 16), C20. Front doors:
no. 16, flush-panelled door at centre with 2 top lights.
Semi-circular fanlight with glazing-bars, C19. No. 14, at
right centre, recess-panelled with two-lights, C20. C19
fanlight with glazing-bars over.


Listing NGR: ST6642101216

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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