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Cottage 130m South-West of King's Post, Cranborne

Description: Cottage 130m South-West of King's Post

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107347

OS Grid Reference: SU0586914905
OS Grid Coordinates: 405869, 114905
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9336, -1.9178

Location: Cranborne, Dorset BH21 5RX

Locality: Cranborne
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5RX

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Listing Text


7/10 Cottage 130m south-wests
of King's Post


Cottage, late C17 or early C18. Brick and rendered cob with thatched roof,
half-hipped to the right. Brick end stack left. One and a half storeys single
window range. 2-light casements with horizontal glazing bars, that to the
ground floor right is contained within an earlier heavy timber-surround.
Central original plank door in heavy timber-frame.

Internal features (RCHM): stop-chamfered ceiling beam and chamfered timber
fireplace bressummer with run-out stops. (RCHM, Dorset, vol. V, p.14, no.25.)

Listing NGR: SU0586914905

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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