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Latitude: 50.961 / 50°57'39"N
Longitude: -2.3143 / 2°18'51"W
OS Eastings: 378019
OS Northings: 117996
OS Grid: ST780179
Mapcode National: GBR 0WL.PPC
Mapcode Global: FRA 661K.N6J
Entry Name: Tess' Cottage
Listing Date: 14 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1110377
English Heritage Legacy ID: 102763
Location: Marnhull, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Marnhull
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Marnhull St Gregory
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 71 NE MARNHULL WALTON ELM
4/133 Tess' Cottage
Cottage, of more than one build, probably early and late Cl7. Coursed
rubble walls, thatched roof, half-hipped left and hipped right. Brick
stacks to left of door and at end of ridge right. l½ storeys,
irregular fenestration. Variety of windows: ground floor left are
restored, 2-light with stone mullions; some C17 timber mullioned windows;
1, 2 and 3-light casements, some with glazing bars and some with leaded-
lights. Various blocked doors and openings. Internal features: deep
stop-chamfered ceiling beams; beaded plank and muntin partitions with
some original doors; fireplaces with chamfered jambs and bressummers;
ceiling with intersecting beams and wall-plates. Original plan is
difficult to determine; may have been two tenements and possibly had
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 156, no 21.
Listing NGR: ST7801917996
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