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The Close House, Blandford Forum

Description: The Close House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 102134

OS Grid Reference: ST8871406425
OS Grid Coordinates: 388714, 106425
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8572, -2.1617

Location: The Close, Blandford Forum, Dorset DT11 7HA

Locality: Blandford Forum
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 7HA

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Listing Text

The Close House
ST 8806 1/7 27.10.50.


Late C18. Now 4 flats. 2-storey 5-window red brick front. Three hipped dormers;
windows altered without glazing bars. Enriched modillion eaves cornice. Sash
windows with keystones. Good doorway with pedimented hood supported on elaborately
enriched brackets. Dentila to cornice and pediment. Swag enrichment to frieze.
Door with 6 panels in fielded panelled reveals. Frontage of house is set back.

Listing NGR: ST8871506424

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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