EASTWAY HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1108704
Date first listed:
27-Oct-1950
Statutory Address:
EASTWAY HOUSE, 5, EAST STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
EASTWAY HOUSE, 5, EAST STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Dorset
District:
North Dorset (District Authority)
Parish:
Blandford Forum
National Grid Reference:
ST 88794 06373

Details

1. 865 EAST STREET (South Side) No 5 (Eastway House) ST 8806 1/12 27.10.50.

II* GV

2. Possibly built after 1731, the Bastards' map shows a building in the same building line as Nos 1 to 3 and 7 to 17 East Street, whereas the present house is set well back. 5 window front set back, 2- storey and attic. Usual brickwork. Closely set sash windows with keys. Brick strings. Parapet has 3 stone vases and small moulded stone coping swept up to form gable in centre, giving the effect of an open pediment. Round-headed windoi+i iti gable with stone imposts and key. Rubble brick arch to central lst floor window has shaped soffit and keystone. Fluted Ionic pilasters, dentil cornice and pedimen t to doorcase. Iron balustrade fanlight, lion keystone, Iron balustrade to entrance steps. Good contemporary plasterwork internally.

Nos 1 to 17 (odd) and Outbuildings behind Nos 1 and 3 form a group being of particular interest because most of them date from the fire of 1731. Also No 5 (Eastway House) forms a a group with Dwarf Wall, gatepiers, Summerhouse.

Listing NGR: ST8879406373

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
102144
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 14 Feb 2001
Reference: IOE01/03307/26
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr JE Leeson. Source Historic England Archive
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