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8, 10 and 12, Long Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Cerne Abbas, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8086 / 50°48'30"N

Longitude: -2.4773 / 2°28'38"W

OS Eastings: 366464

OS Northings: 101109

OS Grid: ST664011

Mapcode National: GBR MW.YB6J

Mapcode Global: FRA 56PY.QPN

Entry Name: 8, 10 and 12, Long Street

Listing Date: 19 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105428

Location: Cerne Abbas, West 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, (south side)

Nos. 8, 10 and 12


Attached row of Cottages. Late C19. knapped flint and chalk-
block walls in chequer-work, on an ashlar plinth. Haul stone
quoins. Brick west gable-end wall. Asbestos slate roofs with
cross wing at east end, and 4 distinctive hipped dormer roofs
to front. Rendered stacks, cluster of 4 on right hand ridge;
ridge right of centre; left end wall near eaves. 1½ storeys.
4 windows, east end has 2 coupled stone mullions, transomed,
with segmental heads and moulded label over. Remainder are
3-light, 3-light, 2-light with same ovolo-moulded mullions
and segmental heads with labels (to ground). Good cast-iron
casements with foliated bosses at the glazing-bar intersections.
Doors: Nos. 8 and 10, share same entrance at right front, no
outer door, 2 C20 inner doors in lobby. No. 12, at left
centre, plank door with ornamental strap-hinges and weather-
board, segmental top light over, C19. An important group of
cottages for design and use of chequer-work.

Listing NGR: ST6646001105

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