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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1110253



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Fontmell Magna

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Aug-1960

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 103165

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shall be ammended to read:


------------------------------------ ST 8616 FONTWELL MAGNA WEST STREET (South Side)

8/77 Gable Cottage 16-8-60 GV II

Cottage, C15 with alterations of C17, C18 and C20. Timber-frame and rubble with half-hipped thatched roof. Brick stack to right of centre. Single storey with attic, 4-window range. C20 2 and 3-light casements with glazing-bars. Glazed doors to end bay right and second bay left. Main front door in C20 outshut left. Single dormer window in roof.

Internal features (RCHM): House was originally of 3 bays and supported on 2 cruck trusses. These have cambered collars, that to the east retaining arch braces. East bay of the original house retains c 1600 floor resting on stop-chamfered beams. (RCHM, Dorset, Vol IV, p 24, no 11)

Listing NGR: ST8658516880

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1972), 24

National Grid Reference: ST 86585 16880


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