History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Cross House

A Grade II Listed Building in Fontmell Magna, Dorset

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 50.9514 / 50°57'5"N

Longitude: -2.1913 / 2°11'28"W

OS Eastings: 386659

OS Northings: 116902

OS Grid: ST866169

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y8.BSL

Mapcode Global: FRA 669L.G54

Entry Name: Cross House

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103161

Location: Fontmell Magna, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Fontmell Magna

Built-Up Area: Fontmell Magna

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Fontmell Magna St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Find accommodation in
Fontmell Magna

Listing Text


shall be ammended to read:



8/73 Cross House


House, late C16 with early C19 extensions. Ashlar and rubble walls, tiled roof with
end ashlar stacks. 2 storeys and attics, 3-window range, with additional C19 bay
right. Symmetrical. Square-headed stone mullioned windows with returned labels.
Central C19 porch. Doorway has chamfered, 4-centred head and continuous jambs.
Plank door.

Internal features (RCHM): one room has 4-panel ceiling of moulded, intersecting
beams; reset c 1500 beam in rear wing; partially reset plank and muntin partitions.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 24, no 9)

Listing NGR: ST8665916902

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.