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BEECH HOUSE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: BEECH HOUSE

List entry Number: 1110569

Location

BEECH HOUSE, BRIDGE STREET

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

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sturminster Newton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Oct-1960

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 102396

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 7813 STURMINSTER NEWTON BRIDGE STREET (EAST SIDE)

9/114 Beech House

4.10.60 II

House Cl7 with C18, C19 and C20 additions and modifications. Squared and coursed rubble walls with ashlar dressings. Slate roof with gable ends and rendered stone stacks. T-plan with C18 extension to the right which has been connected in turn to a former ancillary building. C19 addition to rear left. Projecting 2 storey and attic porch to front. 2 storeys with attic and cellars. Main range of 4 bays. All main windows are stone mullioned with chamfered jambs and mullions having casements with no glazing bars and square moulded stone labels The porch has 2-light square headed casements with no glazing bars. 3 dormers in attic with wooden casements. One central and 2 end stacks. To the right the former ancillary building presents a gable to the front and has C20 stone mullioned windows to match those of the original range. The connecting range has small wooden casements under segmental arches. Internally there are some exposed chamfered ceiling beams and there are some c 1800 doors and fittings. "RCHM, Dorset, Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 282, no 43.

Listing NGR: ST7858813822

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970), 282

National Grid Reference: ST 78588 13822

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