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5 and 6, Poxwell

Description: 5 and 6

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105944

OS Grid Reference: SY7423884315
OS Grid Coordinates: 374238, 84315
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6579, -2.3658

Location: A353, Poxwell, Dorset DT2 8NA

Locality: Poxwell
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8NA

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Listing Text


9/55 Nos. 5 and 6 (formerly
listed as Pair of Cottages
26.1.56 150 yds NE of Village

Pair of semi detached cottages, formerly used as a school.
1843. Dressed limestone walls. Thatch roof with gable ends, and
gabled to front at centre, in projecting bay. Stone stacks with
cornices at gable ends. 1½ storeys. 4 windows, outer ground floor
windows of 3 lights, rest 2 lights. Wood casements with glazing-
bars. Ashlar stone voussoirs to ground floor windows, eyebrow
dormers to outer windows and two 2 light casements in the
central gable. Doors: No. 5 right of centre, wood and upper
half glazed, C20. No. 6 has a single storey wing at rear with
rendered stack on gable end. 2 and 3 light casements. Doorway on
side wall has 2 leaf glazed doors, C20. Projecting thatch porch
canopy carried on wood posts. (R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p. 262 (6)).

Listing NGR: SY7423884315

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Source: English Heritage

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