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Latitude: 50.6712 / 50°40'16"N
Longitude: -2.5631 / 2°33'47"W
OS Eastings: 360305
OS Northings: 85874
OS Grid: SY603858
Mapcode National: GBR PV.CHVD
Mapcode Global: FRA 57J9.F9G
Entry Name: Chestnut Cottages
Listing Date: 26 February 1956
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324237
English Heritage Legacy ID: 105301
Location: Portesham, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Portesham
Built-Up Area: Portesham
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Portesham St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 6085 PORTESHAM FRONT STREET, EAST SIDE
11/180 Nos 1 and 2 Chestnut
Two attached cottages. Mid C17. Coursed rubble-stone walls. Asbestos slate
roof and C20 Roman tile roof. Stacks at left hand party wall and right hand
gable. 2 storeys. 4 windows, ground floor: No 1 has 2 3-light stone mullions,
hollow-chamfered, with casements. No 2 has 2- and 3-light wooden casements with
segmental brick heads. Upper floor has 2-light wooden casements with glazing-bars,
and with lowered cills. Doors: No 1 has a depressed-arch doorway with straight-
chamfered jambs, C17. C20 plank door. No 2 has the same doorway with a C20 plank-
and-muntin door with one glass light.
(RCHM Dorset II, p.245 (21)).
Listing NGR: SY6030585874
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