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Burton Hall, Burton

Description: Burton Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 September 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 101661

OS Grid Reference: SZ1654595192
OS Grid Coordinates: 416545, 95192
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7561, -1.7668

Location: 171 Salisbury Road, Burton, Dorset BH23 7JN

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

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Listing Text

Burton Hall
(formerly listed in the
Rural District of
Ringwood and Fordingbridge)
SZ 19 NE 9/364 30.9.64.


Circa 1750. A fine house with stylish facade. Brick with stone dressings and
tiled roof. The centre breaks slightly forward and has pediment. Plain parapet
and modillion cornice, rusticated quoins and brick stacks. Stone band between
ground and lst floors. 3 storeys. 5 window facade. Above doorway is pedimented
window flanked by smaller windows (those 3, unbarred sashes) all other windows
barred sashes. Stone balustrade below pedimented window. Centre 2nd floor window
has moulded stone architrave. Former orangery at north end single storey with 5
round arched windows. Inside. Staircase with 3 balusters on each step.
Arch across stairs. A second, dog leg staircase with 2 plain balusters on each
step and turned newel posts, Cornices in several rooms and several C18 fireplaces
1 with bolection moulded, shouldered architrave. Some 6 panelled doors.

No 159 forms a group with the wall and piers at Burton Hall, Burton Hall, the
adjacent milestone and Burton Hall Lodge. No 159 and Burton Hall Lodge are of
local interest.

Listing NGR: SZ1654595192

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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