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GATEHOUSE AND ATTACHED GARDEN WALLS IMMEDIATELY EAST OF POXWELL 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: GATEHOUSE AND ATTACHED GARDEN WALLS IMMEDIATELY EAST OF POXWELL HOUSE

List entry Number: 1153834

Location

GATEHOUSE AND ATTACHED GARDEN WALLS IMMEDIATELY EAST OF POXWELL HOUSE

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Poxwell

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1956

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 105947

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SY 78 SW POXWELL

9/59 Gatehouse and attached garden 26.1.56 walls immediately east of Poxwell GV House

II*

Gatehouse hexagonal and attached garden walls. Gatehouse dated 1634, and C17 walls, Brick cladding in stretcher bond to a probable rubble cove. Brick plinth moulding, stone string and cornice moulding. Circular brick buttresses at corners, with a band of glazed bricks at the corners with embossed jewel ornament and initial H, stone finials above. Pyramidal clay tile roof with stone finial at apex. In the east and west walls are archways with moulded jambs and semi circular heads, one with a dated keystone. The upper floor is reached by an external staircase and was two light windows with central mullion to east and west. Fixed iron framed windows, glazed. Attached garden walls, running north and south from gatehouse and returning to the house, C17 or later. Red brick walls with triangular brick coping having moulded dentils. Level course of bricks on the apex. The walls are heavily ramped to the gatehouse and to the corners. (R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p. 262 (3)).

Listing NGR: SY7416084005

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970), 262

National Grid Reference: SY 74160 84005

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