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KITT HILL HOUSE INCLUDING FRONT GARDEN WALLS AND RAILINGS AND WALL TO REAR GARDEN ALONG KITT HILL

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: KITT HILL HOUSE INCLUDING FRONT GARDEN WALLS AND RAILINGS AND WALL TO REAR GARDEN ALONG KITT HILL

List entry Number: 1110758

Location

KITT HILL HOUSE INCLUDING FRONT GARDEN WALLS AND RAILINGS AND WALL TO REAR GARDEN ALONG KITT HILL, CORNHILL

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sherborne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Nov-1950

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 103944

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

CORNHILL 1. 1625 (West Side) ST 6316 1/77 28.11.50. Kitt Hill House Including front garden walls and railings and wall to rear garden along Kitt Hill II GV 2. 2-storey, 6 window C18 front, modern pebble dash finish. Plaintile gabled roof; stone coping and moulded kneelers to gable ends. 4 dormers with segmental heads. Sash windows with glazing bars. Projecting porch has Tuscan columns, entablature and blocking course; panelled reveals; 6-panelled door with top 2 panels cut away and glazed. Lower 2-storey wing to left hand connects Cornhill House and Kitt Hill House. Slate gabled roof. Stone rubble. 1 sash window with glazing bars above; modern garage entry below [See Cornhill House under Acreman Street). Small front garden above road level has stone dwarf wall with ashlar wing. Late C18 to C19 railings; railings have uprights with spear-shaped finials; square standards with urn finials at intervals. Wall and railings continue round north corner and return westward up Kitt Hill. From a point opposite west end of Kitt Hill House, a high garden wall of stone rubble continues westward up Kitt Hill.

Kitt Hill House including garden walls and railings forms a group with Cornhill House, including front garden railings and wing to north east and Digby Estate Nos 121 and 122 Acreman Street.

Listing NGR: ST6343616852

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National Grid Reference: ST 63436 16852

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