GATEHOUSE AND SOUTH COURTYARD WALLS TO CRANBORNE MANOR HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1304268
Date first listed:
18-Mar-1955
Statutory Address:
GATEHOUSE AND SOUTH COURTYARD WALLS TO CRANBORNE MANOR HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATEHOUSE AND SOUTH COURTYARD WALLS TO CRANBORNE MANOR HOUSE

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

County:
Dorset
District:
East Dorset (District Authority)
Parish:
Cranborne
National Grid Reference:
SU 05314 13182

Details

CRANBORNE SU 0513

11/3 Gatehouse and south courtyard walls to 18.3.55 Cranborne Manor House

GV II*

Walls and gatehouse enclosing a courtyard, early C17 with various subsequent alterations. Walls in English bond brickwork with tiled coping. Gatehouse in English-bond brickwork with pyramidal roofs with stone-slate margins. It consists of a central gateway flanked by 2 small, 2 storey lodges set diagonally The gateway is of ashlar and has a moulded, semi-circular arch above which are 2 brick merlons. The lodges have square headed stone-mullioned windows with returned labels. (RCHM, Dorset, vol. V, P.11, No.4. Newman, J and Pevsner N. The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972, p.174)

Listing NGR: SU0530813183

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
107340
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1975), 11
Pevsner, N, Newman, J, The Buildings of England: Dorset, (1972), 174
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 12 Dorset,

Legal

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

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Date: 27 Mar 2002
Reference: IOE01/06367/12
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