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Crabb Cottage and Former Cart Shed, Shapwick

Description: Crabb Cottage and Former Cart Shed

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 107308

OS Grid Reference: ST9375001619
OS Grid Coordinates: 393750, 101619
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8141, -2.0901

Location: 189 Church Street, Shapwick, Dorset DT11 9LA

Locality: Shapwick
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 9LA

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Listing Text

Crabb Cottage
and former Cart Shed
ST 93 01 7/7 21.12.82
Late C16 early C17. Walls of stone, brick and cob. Thatched roof, brick stack.
One storey and attics. Present house has one room on each floor - (now subdivided)
but may have extended further to south. South wall rebuilt in brick in C18 or
C19. North gable wall - (contains chimney) of brick and stone in chequer pattern.
East wall has, on ground floor, one casement window with centre glazing bar.
Attic has one dormer with casements. Entrance in south wall. Part-glazed door.
Ground floor has two casement windows with glazing bars. Attic has two similar
windows, in gable.
Main ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintol and bread oven.
Two deeply chamfered ceiling beams with cyma stops.
West of house, a former cart shed, single-storeyed, with cob walls and thatched
roof, now incorporated in the house and linked to it by a flat-roofed lobby.
Reputed to be the former Priest's House.
RCHM Monument 11.

Listing NGR: ST9375001619

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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