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Description: 8, 10 and 12, Long Street
Date Listed: 19 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105428
OS Grid Reference: ST6646401109
OS Grid Coordinates: 366464, 101109
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8086, -2.4773
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ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS LONG STREET, (south side)
Nos. 8, 10 and 12
Attached row of Cottages. Late C19. knapped flint and chalk-
block walls in chequer-work, on an ashlar plinth. Haul stone
quoins. Brick west gable-end wall. Asbestos slate roofs with
cross wing at east end, and 4 distinctive hipped dormer roofs
to front. Rendered stacks, cluster of 4 on right hand ridge;
ridge right of centre; left end wall near eaves. 1½ storeys.
4 windows, east end has 2 coupled stone mullions, transomed,
with segmental heads and moulded label over. Remainder are
3-light, 3-light, 2-light with same ovolo-moulded mullions
and segmental heads with labels (to ground). Good cast-iron
casements with foliated bosses at the glazing-bar intersections.
Doors: Nos. 8 and 10, share same entrance at right front, no
outer door, 2 C20 inner doors in lobby. No. 12, at left
centre, plank door with ornamental strap-hinges and weather-
board, segmental top light over, C19. An important group of
cottages for design and use of chequer-work.
Listing NGR: ST6646001105
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Source: English Heritage
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