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Manse Cottage the Old Manse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cerne Abbas, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8091 / 50°48'32"N

Longitude: -2.4762 / 2°28'34"W

OS Eastings: 366542

OS Northings: 101173

OS Grid: ST665011

Mapcode National: GBR MW.YBH3

Mapcode Global: FRA 56PY.R3V

Entry Name: Manse Cottage the Old Manse

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Last Amended: 19 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105422

Location: Cerne Abbas, Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS LONG STREET, (north side)

11/91 Nos.19 and 21 (The
26.1.56 Old Manse and Manse
Cottage).(formerly listed as
No 96 (Congregation House)

Former Manse, occasionally for Congregational minister, now
private house and attached cottage. Early C18. Brick walls
in Flemish bond, with all-over burnt headers, brick pilaster
end the front wall, and dentil brick cornice. White plat band.
Slate mansard roof with stone slab eaves. Brick stacks at
gable ends: 2 storeys and dormers. 3 windows, sashes with
glazing-bars, tripartite to ground floor, (one pane, 4 pane,
one pane width), with gauged brickwork and projecting dropped
keys, painted white. 3 sashes to first floor (16 pane), with
gauged brickwork. Front door at centre with 6 recess panels,
C20. Segmental fanlight over with glazing-bars. Open pediment,
C20. No. 21 , (former service end), knapped flint and banded
brick walls with pilastered corner and dentil cornice. Mansard
slate roof, hipped at right hand. 2 storeys. One window and
outshut. 2-light casement with irregularly-spaced glazing-bars,
gauged brickwork and key. First floor has a tripartite
casement, with same brickwork. Late C19 outshut at right
hand, brick with pentice slate roof, 2-light wood casement, and
C20 plank door to left. Rear wing.

(RCHM Dorset I, p81(18))

Listing NGR: ST6654501181

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