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Spring Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chetnole, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8678 / 50°52'3"N

Longitude: -2.5635 / 2°33'48"W

OS Eastings: 360439

OS Northings: 107734

OS Grid: ST604077

Mapcode National: GBR MS.TLB7

Mapcode Global: FRA 56JT.13S

Plus Code: 9C2VVC9P+4H

Entry Name: Spring Cottage

Listing Date: 31 July 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153488

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106037

Location: Chetnole, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Chetnole

Built-Up Area: Chetnole

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Chetnole St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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7/19 Spring Cottage

- II*

Cottage, now attached and forming annexe to a C19 cottage. Late C15, of
open-hall form, altered in C16 and C17. Possibly originally timber-framed.
Walls now of rubble stone thatched roof, with coped gable at left end.
Brick stack at left end, stone stack right of door. One storey and attic.
Ledged door - into cross-passage. Ground floor has 3 casements with lead
lights. Attic has one dormer with similar casements. Internally, the whole
roof smoke-blackened, ie house originally open throughout. Remains of
original wattle ceiling - hidden by recent lining. 2 cruck trusses and one
collar truss. Lower end room - at left end, now used as garage; one deep
chamfered ceiling beam. Hall has inserted intersecting moulded beamed
ceiling. Inserted stack - C16 - with moulded timber lintel and jambs.
Heavy plank and muntin partition between hall and inner room, with shouldered
arched doorway. Head beam of partition notched for joists - below present
ceiling level - could indicate internal jetty. A small house of exceptional
interest. (RCHM Monument 12. (Dorset. Vol.I). R Machin "The Houses of
Yetminster." University of Bristol. 1978) The C19 cottage not of-special

Listing NGR: ST6043907734

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