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Portland Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbury Osmond, Dorset

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119245

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105860

Location: Melbury Osmond, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

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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