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Yoah Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in West Knighton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6898 / 50°41'23"N

Longitude: -2.3787 / 2°22'43"W

OS Eastings: 373342

OS Northings: 87862

OS Grid: SY733878

Mapcode National: GBR 0ZS.RDK

Mapcode Global: FRA 57X8.13K

Entry Name: Yoah Cottage

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119212

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105977

Location: West Knighton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: West Knighton

Built-Up Area: West Knighton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: West Knighton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/85 Yoah Cottage

26.1.56 II


Cottage formerly three tenements. Mid C17, extended north in C18.
Rubblestone and cob walls, rendered and colour washed. Thatch roof,
hipped at both ends. Brick stacks at left hip apex and at ridge right
of centre. 1½ storeys, higher at south end than north end. 6 windows,
irregular fenestration, 2 and 3 light casements, with and without
glazing bars. Wood cills and lintels. 4 eyebrow dormers, wood
casements with and without glazing bars, 3 : 2 : 3 : 2 lights.
Present front door, approximately at centre, re-made plank with
muntins, one glass light, C20. Interior: slightly chamfered ceiling
beams with stepped stops. Open fireplaces (left stack), has dressed
stone jambs and chamfered oak lintel dress stopped; (right stack)
brick jambs and oak lintel, with bread oven in right side, C18.
(R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p.138 (15)).

Listing NGR: SY7334287862

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