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Kings Post

A Grade II Listed Building in Cranborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9346 / 50°56'4"N

Longitude: -1.9171 / 1°55'1"W

OS Eastings: 405918

OS Northings: 115015

OS Grid: SU059150

Mapcode National: GBR 41H.842

Mapcode Global: FRA 66WM.T2Y

Entry Name: Kings Post

Listing Date: 3 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107348

Location: Cranborne, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Cranborne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Cranborne with Boveridge St Mary and St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


4/11 No. 13 and Kings Post


Range of 4 cottages now combined into a pair. C18 but possibly with an
earlier core. Rendered and whitewashed with brick stacks to ends of cottages.
Some exposed timber-framing in right end wall. 2 storeys, 5 window range.
2-light casements with glazing bars. Plank doors to each cottage. (RCHM,
Dorset, vol. V, p.14, no.24.)

Listing NGR: SU0591815015

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