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Minster Cottage, Yetminster

Description: Minster Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 July 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 106168

OS Grid Reference: ST5952010795
OS Grid Coordinates: 359520, 110795
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8952, -2.5769

Location: High Street, Yetminster, Dorset DT9 6LF

Locality: Yetminster
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6LF

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Listing Text

(North side)

11/151 Minster Cottage,
(formerly listed as
11.7.61 part of "4. cottages
adjoining Oak House


Terraced cottage, originally of one build with Oak House Stores (q.v.).
Dated (on Oak House Stores) 1607. Rubble stone walls, slate roof with coped
gable at left of original section - circular simulated stack at apex.
2 storeys. Continuous string course at first floor level stepped up over
door and windows. Ledged door in former window opening. Ground floor has
one 4-light stone mullioned window with larger central mullion, and part of
another - shared with Oak House Stores. First floor has one 3-light and one
2-light stone mullioned windows. Left of the main building, encroaching on
The Cottage(q.v.), ground floor has one 4-light stone mullioned window -
altered, with enlarged centre mullion. On first floor, one 3-light stone
mullioned window with remains of lead lights. Interior not accessible.
(RCHM Monument 20. Dorset. Vol. I. R Machin. "The Houses of Yetminster".
University of Bristol 1978)

Listing NGR: ST5952610791

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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