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Smithy, Middle Angel and Steps Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in West Knighton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6881 / 50°41'17"N

Longitude: -2.3792 / 2°22'45"W

OS Eastings: 373310

OS Northings: 87675

OS Grid: SY733876

Mapcode National: GBR 0ZS.R9V

Mapcode Global: FRA 57X8.0YJ

Entry Name: Smithy, Middle Angel and Steps Cottages

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154053

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105972

Location: West Knighton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: West Knighton

Built-Up Area: West Knighton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: West Knighton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/80 Smithy, Middle,
Angel and Steps
26.1.56 Cottages


Four attached cottages. Mid C18, with some C20 refenestration.
Rubble stone walls, rendered and colour washed. Thatch roof with
gable ends. Brick stacks at left hand gable, party wall of
Smithy and Middle, party wall of Angel and Steps. 1½ storeys
and 2 storeys, 3 windows, 3 windows, 2 windows, 2 windows, irregular
fenestration. Smithy has C20 metal casements with lead
lights; remainder are 2 light wood casements with glazing bars,
wood cills. Doors: Smithy, left of centre, plank and glazed C20,
gabled porch with tiled roof. Middle: plank door with weatherboard
brick porch with pentice slate roof, C19. Angel: plank door with
one glazed light, rendered porch and gabled slate roof, C19,
Steps: plank door, glazed, C20. Thatch porch canopy over.
(R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p.138 (11)).

Listing NGR: SY7331187672

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