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Portland Cottage, Melbury Osmond

Description: Portland Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 105860

OS Grid Reference: ST5753907535
OS Grid Coordinates: 357539, 107535
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8658, -2.6047

Location: Melbury Osmond, Dorset DT2 0LP

Locality: Melbury Osmond
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 0LP

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Listing Text

8/112 Portland Cottage
Detached Cottage. Early C17, or earlier core, with C19 refenestration. Coursed
rubble-stone walls. Thatch roof, with gable-ends. Early C20 brick stacks at
left hand gable, and on ridge right of centre. 1 1/2 storeys. 4 windows, wooden
and iron casements with glazing-bars, of 2-, 3- and one light. Four 2-light
cast-iron casements to rear. Front door, left of centre, plank and weather-board,
C19. Pentice thatch porch canopy over, C20. Plank door to store at right hand
end, C19. Interior: heavy-chamfered ceiling-beams. Dog-leg stair on front wall,
right of entrance.
(RCHM. Dorset I, p.160 (10))

Listing NGR: ST5753907535

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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