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Myrtle Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Fontmell Magna, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9513 / 50°57'4"N

Longitude: -2.1944 / 2°11'39"W

OS Eastings: 386442

OS Northings: 116888

OS Grid: ST864168

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y8.B1L

Mapcode Global: FRA 669L.DYB

Entry Name: Myrtle Cottage

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Last Amended: 24 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324589

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103163

Location: Fontmell Magna, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Fontmell Magna

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Fontmell Magna St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


shall be ammended to read:



8/75 Myrtle Cottage
(formerly listed as
16-8-60 Cottage 20 yards
approx north west of
No 69)


Cottage, probably C17 origin though remodelled C19. Rubble with Flemish bond brick
facade, whitewashed. Thatched roof with end brick stacks. Attached to the right is
a weatherboarded outbuilding, probably originally a barn. House of l½ storeys,
3-window range. C20 2-light casements with glazing-bars. Ground floor openings
have returned labels. Central panelled door, the upper panels having pointed heads.
Lattice porch.

Internal features (RCHM): large open fireplace; stop chamfered ceiling beam.
(RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 25, p 13)

Listing NGR: ST8644216888

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