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Lime Tree House, Blandford Forum

Description: Lime Tree House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 102224

OS Grid Reference: ST8850806407
OS Grid Coordinates: 388508, 106407
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8571, -2.1646

Location: The Plocks, Blandford Forum, Dorset DT11 7AA

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

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Listing Text

1.
865 THE PLOCKS
Lime Tree House
ST 8806 1/70 27.lO.50.

II* GV


2.
Early to mid C18.
Detached house with 2-storey 5-window front, purple brick with red brick dressings.
Moulded eaves cornice. Dormers. Sash windows with flush frames, triple keystones.
Doorway has fluted Tuscan pilasters and segmental pedimented hood on carved
and foliated brackets.
Contemporary staircase with panelling to dado level above wall string. Northern
room on ground floor has fielded panelling to ceiling; fireplace with panelled
overmantel and scrolled check pieces; fireplace surround with eared archivolt,
pulvinated bay leaf frieze, cornice with egg-and- dart bed-mould. Plaster ceiling,

Coupar House, Walls, Railings and Stables, Limetree House and Nos 2, 3, 5 and
7 form a group.


Listing NGR: ST8850806407

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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