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Latitude: 50.8089 / 50°48'31"N
Longitude: -2.4762 / 2°28'34"W
OS Eastings: 366539
OS Northings: 101142
OS Grid: ST665011
Mapcode National: GBR MW.YBG3
Mapcode Global: FRA 56PY.R3Z
Entry Name: The Old Bell
Listing Date: 26 January 1956
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323838
English Heritage Legacy ID: 105432
Location: Cerne Abbas, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Cerne Abbas
Built-Up Area: Cerne Abbas
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Cerne Abbas St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 6601 CERNE ABBAS LONG STREET, (south side)
11/101 No. 20 (The Old Bell)
Attached former-Bell Inn, now tea rooms. Late C16, or later.
Coursed rubble-stone base to cill level, with knapped flint
and chalk block walls, banded. This is rendered between first
floor windows. Thatch roof. Brick stacks at left hand gable,
ridge centre and right hand party wall. Two storeys: 3
windows, ground floor has 3 and 4-light hollow-chamfered stone
mullions, with separate labels over. Iron casements and
fixed lead lights. First floor has 3-light wooden casements
with a horizontal glazing-bar and wooden cills. Front door,
right of centre with depressed-arch head, plank-and-muntin
door, and wooden lintel. Interior and rear wing most probably
of historic importance, not inspected.
(RCHM Dorset I, p81(15))
Listing NGR: ST6653501133
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