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Latitude: 50.8138 / 50°48'49"N
Longitude: -2.4818 / 2°28'54"W
OS Eastings: 366152
OS Northings: 101697
OS Grid: ST661016
Mapcode National: GBR MW.Y31C
Mapcode Global: FRA 56PY.8Y6
Entry Name: Giant View
Listing Date: 19 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119469
English Heritage Legacy ID: 105381
Location: Cerne Abbas, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Cerne Abbas
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Cerne Abbas St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS ACREMAN STREET, (west side)
11/56 Giant View
Former Union Workhouse, now private flats. 1836 and 1841. Rendered
walls with hipped slate roofs. Brick stacks on 2 projecting wings
and on the front range. Cross-plan of ranges with outhouses at
ends of front range. 3 storeys. 4 windows, to front and to
street, 2-light cast-iron casements, wood cills. Doorway at
centre, 2-leaf and panelled, C19. North and south wings also of
3 storeys, 5 windows long. Rear wing. Two outbuildings to
front, rubble-stone, painted, and with hipped slate roofs.
(Dorset Workhouses, pl5-16 Dorset Countryside Treasures 1980)
Listing NGR: ST6615201697
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