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Turnpike Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wimborne Minster, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7979 / 50°47'52"N

Longitude: -1.9834 / 1°59'0"W

OS Eastings: 401263

OS Northings: 99818

OS Grid: SZ012998

Mapcode National: GBR 31M.WY1

Mapcode Global: FRA 66QZ.K48

Entry Name: Turnpike Cottage

Listing Date: 2 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119551

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107108

Location: Wimborne Minster, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Wimborne Minster

Built-Up Area: Wimborne Minster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wimborne Minster St Cuthberga

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

LEIGH ROAD
1.
5193
(south side)
No 8 (Turnpike Cottage)
SZ 0199 NW 2/84
II GV
2.
Early C19. Formerly a pair of cottages in "Cottage Orne" style. At right angles
to road. Plastered walls roughcast with smooth surrounds by openings. Thatch roof.
Brick stacks. Single storey. The centre section is recessed between projecting
blocks at each end. The east (entrance) front has an ornamental timber verandah
along the recessed section, that roof carried down over this. Two ledged doors,
one at each end of the verandah in the side walls of the projecting blocks.
The west front originally had 2 doors, in round-arched openings - one now converted
to a window. All windows have stone mullions and cast iron casements with
ornamental glazing incorporating some coloured glass.


Listing NGR: SZ0126399818

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