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The New Inn, Cerne Abbas

Description: The New Inn

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105429

OS Grid Reference: ST6649901131
OS Grid Coordinates: 366499, 101131
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8088, -2.4768

Location: Long Street, Cerne Abbas, Dorset DT2 7JF

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

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Listing Text

ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS LONG STREET. (south side)

11/98 The New Inn

Detached Coaching-Inn with carriage entrance. Late Cl7. with
some late C18. and C20 refellestration. Rubble-stone plinth.
Banded knapped flint. Ham stone and chalk-block walls. Late
C18 brickwork in Flemish bond patching the upper storey. Stone
slate roof, with gable-ends and stone gable-copings. Brick
stacks at gable-ends, renewed late C19. Two storeys. 7
windows. regularly spaced. Ground floor: sash (16 pane) in
Cl7 opening, sash (same), two 2-light hollow-chamfered stone
mullions, with C20 metal casements with glazing-bars inserted
in original openings (harmonise well); carriage entrance with
stone jambs, depressed-arch with gauged brickwork and dropped
stone key, painted white, altered in the C19; two 16-pane
sashes. All ground floor windows have separate labels over.
First floor windows: 2-light hollow-chamfered stone mullions
with iron casements and leaded lights. No labels. All
original openings. Door into bar, inside carriage-entrance
on left. Interior: moulded ceiling-beams and stone fireplace
in east end wall.

(RCHM Dorset I, p81(16))

Listing NGR: ST6650401116

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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