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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119551
English Heritage Legacy ID: 107108
Location: Wimborne Minster, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21
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
No 8 (Turnpike Cottage)
SZ 0199 NW 2/84
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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