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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in West Knighton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6899 / 50°41'23"N

Longitude: -2.3784 / 2°22'42"W

OS Eastings: 373366

OS Northings: 87868

OS Grid: SY733878

Mapcode National: GBR 0ZS.RHT

Mapcode Global: FRA 57X8.17X

Plus Code: 9C2VMJQC+WJ

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Last Amended: 27 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303984

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105978

Location: West Knighton, Dorset, DT2

County: 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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6/86 The Cottage (formerly listed
as Pair of Cottages opp Yoah)


Former pair of cottages, now one. Mid C18, refenestrated with
possible earlier core. Rubble stone walls, rendered and painted.
Thatch roof, hipped at left and right hand ends. Brick stack
left of centre on ridge. 1½ storeys. 3 windows, irregular
fenestration, mixture of 2 and 3 light wood casements with glazing
bars. Wood cills and frames. 2 eyebrow dormers are 3 light
casements, (C20 renewals). Doors, left of centre, stable type in
plank, C20. Right of centre, plank and weatherboarded, C19.
(R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p.138 (15)).

Listing NGR: SY7336687868

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