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Description: The Shop in the Square
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105435
OS Grid Reference: ST6657601148
OS Grid Coordinates: 366576, 101148
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8089, -2.4757
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ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS LONG STREET, (south side)
No. 26 (The Shop in
11/104 the Square)(formerly listed
26.1.56 as No 101)
Attached Shop premises and Post Office. C18 refronting with
probable earlier core. Rendered walls, painted. Asbestos
slate roof. Stone gable-copings with kneelers. C18 brick
stack on ridge. 2 storeys. 3 windows, first floor, sashes
with thin glazing-bars (16 pane). Shop-front, left hand
window, divided into 4 large glass plates by a wooden mullion
and transom, C20. Right hand shop window of 20 glass panes
(5 x 4), rebuilt C20. Two leaf door at centre, with recess
panels and marginal glazing-bars above, C19. Door at left
hand end with moulded wooden architrave and C20 door.
(RCHM Dorset I, p81(14))
Listing NGR: ST6657601141
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Source: English Heritage
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