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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: 1119434



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Cerne Abbas

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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 105401

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ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS DUCK STREET, (east street)

11/76 Forge Cottage 26.1.56 GV II

Attached Cottage and former School House, at right angles. Cl7 with C18 refenestration to front. Rubble-stone walls, rendered and painted cream. Thatch roof with decorative block ridging. Brick stack, at left of centre ridge, and at junction of the two ranges. 2 storeys. 3 windows, sashes with glazing-bars, flush wooden frames. Front door, right of centre, with 4 fielded panels and 2 top lights. Bracketed open wood pediment with dentil cornice, C19, architrave cut away, perhaps re-used. Rear of cottage along Mill Lane, with datestone of 1792. Same materials, no render. Two storeys. Two windows, 3-light cast- iron casements with glazing-bars, wooden lintels. Two plank doors towards left hand end.

(RCHM Dorset I, p81(20))

Listing NGR: ST6644301187

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1974), 81

National Grid Reference: ST 66458 01167


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