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Cheney House

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbury Osmond, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8672 / 50°52'1"N

Longitude: -2.6057 / 2°36'20"W

OS Eastings: 357468

OS Northings: 107697

OS Grid: ST574076

Mapcode National: GBR MQ.TMN9

Mapcode Global: FRA 56FT.2NG

Entry Name: Cheney House

Listing Date: 2 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105850

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/08/2017

ST 5707

Cheney House

(Formerly listed as The Post House)

Attached former Post Office and Store, now private dwelling. Early C19. Dressed stone walls with rusticated stone quoins. Slate roof with gable ends. Brick stacks, on ridge left of centre, and at right hand gable. Two storeys. Three windows, sashes with thin glazing-bars, C19. Crown glass. Flat stone architraves and stone cills. Blocking of former shop-front at left front. Front door, right of centre, with recess panels and one top-light, C19. Stone architrave and stone canopy over, supported on moulded stone brackets.

Listing NGR: ST5746807697

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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