DUCK HOUSE INCLUDING GARDEN WALL AND RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1304633
Date first listed:
04-Oct-1973
Statutory Address:
DUCK HOUSE INCLUDING GARDEN WALL AND RAILINGS, SOUTH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
DUCK HOUSE INCLUDING GARDEN WALL AND RAILINGS, SOUTH STREET

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

County:
Dorset
District:
West Dorset (District Authority)
Parish:
Sherborne
National Grid Reference:
ST 63971 16381

Details

SOUTH STREET 1. 1625 (North-East Side) Duck House including garden wall and railings ST 6316 1/221 II GV 2. Early to mid C19. High 2 storey 3 window ashlar front at right angles to road. Wide eaves soffit with paired brackets above pilasters. One central dormer. Sash windows to 1st floor. Central round-headed doorway with reeded imposts, fanlight. Ground floor windows are large Venetian sashes set in sunk etched panels. Incised decoration in spandrels. Fluted pilasters strips between lights and fluted archivolt. A wall of rough ashlar and dwarf wall and railings enclose the garden to the south east of the house. A short length of wall is attached to the left angle of the house; beyond it is a gate flanked by a pier; to south-east again is a stone dwarf wall with ashlar coping. Railings have uprights with spear-headed finials and panelled standards at intervals. Probably contemporary with the house.

Nos 1 to 8 (consec), Duck House including garden wall and railings, Gainsborough House including Dwarf wall, railings and gate, outbuilding to south of Gainsborough House, gate piers to the Old Bidewell, The Antique Shop, Lodbourne Hall, Ye Olde Cottage including garden walls and railings form a group.

Listing NGR: ST6397116381

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
104140
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 25 May 2003
Reference: IOE01/10165/19
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Robert Bills. Source Historic England Archive
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