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The Close, Burton

Description: The Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101504

OS Grid Reference: SZ1659994746
OS Grid Coordinates: 416599, 94746
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7521, -1.7661

Location: Footners Lane, Burton, Dorset BH23 7HX

Locality: Burton
Local Authority: Christchurch Borough Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH23 7HX

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Listing Text

1. (South Side)

No 17
(The Close)
SZ 19 SE 6/313


Originally probably a row of late C18/early C19 buildings, altered later in C19
and more recently. Gable end to street, rear and end volts red brick with grey
headers. Front (or main) facade roughcast. Tiled roof, C19 banded fish scale
and plain tiles with cresting, 1½ storeys, 5 dormers. 5 windows, early C19
casements. Door with tiled hood on brackets and additional door. Very important
in street scene at entrance to Burton Green.

No 17, and its street boundary wall, form a group with Holywell Cottage opposite.

Listing NGR: SZ1659994746

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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