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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.


List entry Number: 1120058



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

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sturminster Marshall

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Mar-1955

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 107684

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STURMINSTER MARSHALL SY 99 NW CHARBOROUGH PARK 9/59 Lion Gate 18.3.55 - II Gateway. c1840. Stucco. A Roman arch; a symmetrical design with detached coupled columns in front of pilasters, set against a solid core, from which the arch springs, with keystone and impost band. The Ionic Order has simple bold mouldings, and each pair of plain columns stands on a single pedestal; the entablature supports a blocking course, broken above the columns and having a raised platform in the centre, with the figure of a lion. At each side of the structure is a flanking wall, with plain piers at each end. The gates (1862) are of cast iron, with elaborate ornament. The structure has the same form on its front (north east) and rear elevations. RCHM

Listing NGR: SY9362898864

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset II South East, (1970)

National Grid Reference: SY 93628 98864


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