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Latitude: 50.8658 / 50°51'56"N
Longitude: -2.6047 / 2°36'16"W
OS Eastings: 357539
OS Northings: 107535
OS Grid: ST575075
Mapcode National: GBR MQ.TMXH
Mapcode Global: FRA 56FT.92G
Entry Name: Portland Cottage
Listing Date: 11 November 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119245
English Heritage Legacy ID: 105860
Location: Melbury Osmond, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Melbury Osmond
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Melbury Osmund with Melbury Sampford St Osmund
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 5707 TOWN'S END
8/112 Portland Cottage
Detached Cottage. Early C17, or earlier core, with C19 refenestration. Coursed
rubble-stone walls. Thatch roof, with gable-ends. Early C20 brick stacks at
left hand gable, and on ridge right of centre. 1 1/2 storeys. 4 windows, wooden
and iron casements with glazing-bars, of 2-, 3- and one light. Four 2-light
cast-iron casements to rear. Front door, left of centre, plank and weather-board,
C19. Pentice thatch porch canopy over, C20. Plank door to store at right hand
end, C19. Interior: heavy-chamfered ceiling-beams. Dog-leg stair on front wall,
right of entrance.
(RCHM. Dorset I, p.160 (10))
Listing NGR: ST5753907535
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