This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 50.8091 / 50°48'32"N
Longitude: -2.4754 / 2°28'31"W
OS Eastings: 366602
OS Northings: 101171
OS Grid: ST666011
Mapcode National: GBR MW.YBPP
Mapcode Global: FRA 56PY.RFQ
Entry Name: The Royal Oak Inn
Listing Date: 28 January 1956
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119441
English Heritage Legacy ID: 105412
Location: Cerne Abbas, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Cerne Abbas
Built-Up Area: Cerne Abbas
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Cerne Abbas St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS LONG STREET, (centre)
11/81 The Royal Oak Inn
Public House, on site of market and therefore infill. Early
C16 core, with C18 and C19 alterations. Chalk, stone and flint
rubble walls, with dressed stone quoins. Thatch roof with
gable end to west, raised eaves and gable end to east. C18
brick stacks (3), in gable positions. Two storeys and dormers.
South elevation, 2- and 3-light wood casements, with glazing-
bars. One 3-light casement has lead lights, wooden lintels.
Two blocked door positions towards left hand end, and in
right hand part. Present entrance on west gable, beside
external stack. Plank door, C20, with 2 lights in the upper
half, stone slate roof over and 2 fixed windows either side,
forming small porch. Interior: moulded and compartmented
ceiling-beams, C16. Open stone fireplace, part blocked,
with chamfered jambs and 4-centred head, C16.
(RCHM Dorset. I, p81(10))
Listing NGR: ST6660301181
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings