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Fernhill Cottage, Witchampton

Description: Fernhill Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107573

OS Grid Reference: ST9883906208
OS Grid Coordinates: 398839, 106208
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8554, -2.0178

Location: Lower Street, Witchampton, Dorset BH21 5AH

Locality: Witchampton
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5AH

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Listing Text


13/114 Fernhill Cottage


Detached cottage, formerly 2 cottages. Probably C18. Colourwashed brick
walls, thatched roof, brick end and centre stacks. Left section 2 storeyed,
right section one storey and attic. In left section, centre bay projects
slightly, - dentil cornice at eaves on each side of this. Added porch, semi
circular in plan, with conical tiled roof on timber posts, and part glazed
ledged door. Ground floor has 2 sashes with glazing bars, under gauged
arches. First floor has 3 sashes with vertical glazing bars, under gauged
arches. Right section, of one storey and attic, has 3 casements with glazing
bars on ground floor. Attic has one dormer with similar casements. Single
storey rear lean-to with part thatched, part corrugated sheet roof.
Internally, one ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintel
and bread oven.

Listing NGR: ST9883906208

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Source: English Heritage

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