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Layton House, Shaftesbury

Description: Layton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 102070

OS Grid Reference: ST8632822779
OS Grid Coordinates: 386328, 122779
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0042, -2.1962

Location: Layton Lane, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 8EY

Locality: Shaftesbury
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 8EY

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Layton House
ST 8622 2/65
Stone ashlar house in own grounds. The South-east corner is probably late
C17 and has remains of door and window jambs of that date. There is a
three-centred arch to the door of the semi-basement and a cambered oak
lintol to the basement fireplace. North front is probably early to mid
C19. Left hand part of painted stone rubble; right hand part of painted
brick. Window openings in right hand part only. Windows 4 panes wide
in reveals. 5 panelled door with fanlight to left hand. Porch with slate
gabled roof.

Listing NGR: ST8632822779

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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