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Kandala and Squirrel Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradford Abbas, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9303 / 50°55'49"N

Longitude: -2.5857 / 2°35'8"W

OS Eastings: 358933

OS Northings: 114706

OS Grid: ST589147

Mapcode National: GBR MR.PLQK

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GN.4H7

Entry Name: Kandala and Squirrel Cottage

Listing Date: 31 July 1961

Last Amended: 2 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323881

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105558

Location: Bradford Abbas, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Bradford Abbas

Built-Up Area: Bradford Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bradford Abbas with Clifton Maybank St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(West side)

1611/11/18 Kandala and Squirrel Cottage
formerly listed as Hilov
31.7.61 and cottage adjoining Hilov")


Two attached cottages. Probably C17, with later alterations. Rubble-stone walls. Thatch roof with gable ends and stone gable-copings. Brick stacks on gable ends, and one C20 brick stack on front wall. One-and-a-half storeys. 4 windows, 2-light wood casements with glazing~bars. Cambered brick arches to ground floor. Front doors: Kandala, plank door at centre, C20; Squirrel, panel door, C20, with hipped thatch roof over, C20.
INTERIOR: chamfered ceiling beams and large fireplaces with stop-chamfered bressumers, one with smoking chamber and oven. Collar trusses with large purlins supported on the backs of the principals and a diagonal ridge piece.

Listing NGR: ST5893314706

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