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The Cottage, West Knighton

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105978

OS Grid Reference: SY7336687868
OS Grid Coordinates: 373366, 87868
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6899, -2.3784

Location: Highgate Lane, West Knighton, Dorset DT2 8PE

Locality: West Knighton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8PE

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Listing Text


6/86 The Cottage (formerly listed
as Pair of Cottages opp Yoah)


Former pair of cottages, now one. Mid C18, refenestrated with
possible earlier core. Rubble stone walls, rendered and painted.
Thatch roof, hipped at left and right hand ends. Brick stack
left of centre on ridge. 1½ storeys. 3 windows, irregular
fenestration, mixture of 2 and 3 light wood casements with glazing
bars. Wood cills and frames. 2 eyebrow dormers are 3 light
casements, (C20 renewals). Doors, left of centre, stable type in
plank, C20. Right of centre, plank and weatherboarded, C19.
(R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p.138 (15)).

Listing NGR: SY7336687868

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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