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Nos. 1 (Spring Cottage) 2 and 3 Acton Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Acton, Swanage, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6061 / 50°36'22"N

Longitude: -2.0168 / 2°1'0"W

OS Eastings: 398909

OS Northings: 78491

OS Grid: SY989784

Mapcode National: GBR 33X.T3B

Mapcode Global: FRA 67NG.Q3F

Plus Code: 9C2VJX4M+F7

Entry Name: Nos. 1 (Spring Cottage) 2 and 3 Acton Cottages

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323440

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109018

Location: Langton Matravers, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Langton Matravers

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Langton Matravers St George

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


4/7 Nos. 1 (Spring Cottage) 2 and
3 Acton Cottages


Terrace of 3 cottages. No. 2 probably C17 (RCHM). Nos. I and 3 late C18 -
early C19. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roofs, stone stacks on ridge.
No. 1 of 2 storeys, has porch with corrugated asbestos roof and ledged door.
Ground floor has one sash window with centre glazing bar. Blocked doorway
at left end. First floor has one sash window with centre glazing bar and one
casement window with glazing bars. No. 2 of one storey and attic, has single-
storey lean-to extension on front. Part-glazed door. Ground floor has one
casement window and one C20 window. Attic has one pent-roofed dormer with
casements. No. 3 has porch with ledged door, and one casement window. Ground
floor of main section has one casement window with horizontal glazing bars.
Attic has one pent-roofed dormer with casements. Attractive group. RCHM
Monument 29 (Dorset Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9890978491

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