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The Old Cottage, Church Knowle

Description: The Old Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 108958

OS Grid Reference: SY9396581790
OS Grid Coordinates: 393965, 81790
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6358, -2.0867

Location: Church Knowle, Dorset BH20 5NG

Locality: Church Knowle
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5NG

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Listing Text

SY 9381
12/44 The Old Cottage
Detached house. Probably C17. Colourwashed rubble stone walls,
hipped thatched roof, plastered stacks. One storey and attic.
2 ledged door and one part-glazed door. Ground floor has 2 double-
hung sash windows with centre glazing bar. Attic has two half-
dormers with casements, and one small casement under eaves, all with
glazing bars. Section at east end a former stable, now incorporated
in the house. Small lean-to at rear, and a larger C20 extension
with mono-pitch roof. Timber lean-to garage at west end. Main
ground floor room has large open fireplace - altered - with bread
oven, and one stop-chamfered ceiling beam. Plank and muntin
partitions on both floors.
RCHM Monument 9 (Dorset Vol II).

Listing NGR: SY9396581790

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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