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Gable Cottage Including Front Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Yetminster, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8955 / 50°53'43"N

Longitude: -2.5757 / 2°34'32"W

OS Eastings: 359606

OS Northings: 110830

OS Grid: ST596108

Mapcode National: GBR MR.RWT5

Mapcode Global: FRA 56HQ.VRY

Entry Name: Gable Cottage Including Front Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 8 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106127

Location: Yetminster, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Yetminster

Built-Up Area: Yetminster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Yetminster and Hilfield

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


(South side
11/109 Gable Cottage,
including front
boundary wall.

- II

Detached cottage. C16, altered in C17 and later. Originally of open-hall
form. Rubble stone walls, concrete tile roof with coped gables, stone stack
at left end, brick stacks near centre and at right end. One storey and attic.
Open timber porch - C20, with gabled roof. Ledged door in 4-centred arched
frame. Ground floor has 2 moulded timber mullioned windows with casements
with centre horizontal glazing bar. One similar window at right end with
unmoulded mullions. Attic has 2 hipped dormers with C20 metal casements
with lead lights. Roof of jointed cruck construction. Internally, in
cross-passage, the head and one jamb of a timber shouldered-arched doorway,
into hall. Hall has large open fireplace with timber lintel and stone jambs.
One chamfered ceiling beam. Left end room - at "lower" end, has large open
fireplace with timber lintel and stone jambs - part reconstructed. 2 chamfered
ceiling beams. Simple front boundary wall of rubble stone.
(RCHM Monument 24 Dorset. Vol. I R Machin "The Houses of Yetminster",
University of Bristol. 1978)

Listing NGR: ST5960210827

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