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The Post Office and Shrubbery Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Osmington, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6467 / 50°38'48"N

Longitude: -2.3904 / 2°23'25"W

OS Eastings: 372491

OS Northings: 83072

OS Grid: SY724830

Mapcode National: GBR 10C.8H7

Mapcode Global: FRA 57WC.GJP

Entry Name: The Post Office and Shrubbery Cottage

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119226

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105909

Location: Osmington, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Osmington

Built-Up Area: Osmington

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Osmington with Poxwell St Osmond

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 7283
The Post Office and
26.1.56 Shrubbery Cottage


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

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