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Wall Enclosing Garden to the Old House on East and South Sides, Blandford Forum

Description: Wall Enclosing Garden to the Old House on East and South Sides

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 102136

OS Grid Reference: ST8870606395
OS Grid Coordinates: 388706, 106395
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8570, -2.1618

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

1.
865 THE CLOSE
Wall enclosing garden to
The Old House on East
and South Sides
ST 8806 1/8A

II


2.
Possibly C17 but with later repairs and additions. Very high on South side
(about 20 feet) with stepped gable of brick in centre. On this side, mainly
of red brick with some flint and brick rubble. Brick pilasters. Beneath gable,
in base of wall, a doorway leading to a cave now used as a gardener's shed.
On East side, wall of later date of flint, with brick lacing course and, at intervals
strips of red brick arranged vertically.


Listing NGR: ST8868006416

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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