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Gable Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Fontmell Magna, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9512 / 50°57'4"N

Longitude: -2.1923 / 2°11'32"W

OS Eastings: 386584

OS Northings: 116884

OS Grid: ST865168

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y8.BJZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 669L.FQR

Entry Name: Gable Cottage

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110253

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103165

Location: Fontmell Magna, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Fontmell Magna

Built-Up Area: 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

8/77

FONTWELL MAGNA
shall be ammended to read:

FONTMELL MAGNA

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ST 8616
8/77
16-8-60

FONTWELL MAGNA
WEST STREET (South Side)

Gable Cottage

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: ST8658416884

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