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Adber Cottage Adber House, Trent

Description: Adber Cottage Adber House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105718

OS Grid Reference: ST5974120331
OS Grid Coordinates: 359741, 120331
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9810, -2.5748

Location: Trent, Dorset DT9 4SG

Locality: Trent
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 4SG

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Listing Text

ST 52 SE
Adber House and
1/177 Adber Cottage


House and cottage in one attached range. Early C18, with C19 and C20
refenestration. Dressed stone walls. Patent tile roofs with stone
gable-copings. Stone and brick stacks on house gables, and on central
gable of cottage. Two storeys. 4 windows to house, 3- and 4-light wood
casements with glazing-bars, iron casements with lead lights, wood cills
and lintels, some C20 renewals. Front door at centre, flush-panelled
and with 2 top lights, C19. Cottage to roadside has two windows. The
last unit, former workshop, is unfenestrated. Entrance to cottage is
at rear, through stable-type door in outshut, C20. Interior of house
has deep-chamfered ceiling-beams and stepped stops. Flagstones. Large
open fireplace with chamfered wood lintel, two bread ovens within
fireplace. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 260 (32)).

Listing NGR: ST5974120331

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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