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THE POST OFFICE AND SHRUBBERY COTTAGE

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.

Name: THE POST OFFICE AND SHRUBBERY COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1119226

Location

THE POST OFFICE AND SHRUBBERY COTTAGE, CHURCH LANE

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Osmington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1956

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 105909

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SY 7283 OSMINGTON CHURCH LANE SY 7283 12/20 The Post Office and 26.1.56 Shrubbery Cottage

GV II

Attached Post Office and cottage. Later C18, (reset datestone in C20 extension at rear of PO: HG 1783). Coursed rubblestone walls with dressed stone quoins. Thatch roof with gable end at south end. C19 brick stacks at left hand gable and ridge right of centre. Two storeys. 5 windows, (total), first floor. Post Office has a square bay window at left ground. 3 panes x 7 panes, with a pentice thatched roof over. Rest are 2 light wood casements with glazing-bars, wood cills and wood lintels. Shrubbery has 2 light wood casements, C18 and C20. Doors: Post Office has front door left of centre, plank with 3 vertical upper lights. Thatch canopy over. Shrubbery: door at centre, plank-and-muntin in wood frame, C19. Thatch canopy over. Interior: PO has slight chamfered ceiling beams. (R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p.181 (10)).

Listing NGR: SY7249183072

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970), 181

National Grid Reference: SY 72491 83072

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