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Rawson Court, Gillingham

Description: Rawson Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102961

OS Grid Reference: ST8069026563
OS Grid Coordinates: 380690, 126563
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0381, -2.2768

Location: 2 St Martin's Square, Gillingham, Dorset SP8 4AN

Locality: Gillingham
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP8 4AN

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

(north side)

12/122 Rawson Court
(the part that was
15.8.60 formerly the Vicarage
listed as Vicarage
GV outbuildings)


The address shall be amended to read;

(north side)

12/122 Rawson Court



ST 8026 (north side)

12/122 Rawson Court, (the
part that was formerly
16.8.60. the Vicarage listed as
Vicarage outbuildings)


Vicarage, now part of old people's home. 1883, by E Swinfen Harris
(Newman and Pevsner). Coursed rubble walls with brick bonding courses
Ashlar dressings. Hipped tiled roofs with moulded brick stacks in
various locations. An irregular Arts and Crafts influenced design.
2 storeys. 7 irregular window range. Right of centre is a 2 window
range projecting porch bay with mullioned and transomed stone windows.
Moulded, eliptically headed doorway with part-glazed, double door.
Right hand corner has diagonally set first-floor oriel window. Other
windows are sashes with glazing bars under stone lintels with ogee
carvings. Ground floor windows in porch bay have stained glass sun
motifs. The C20 extensions are not included.
(Newman J and Pevsner N, The Buildings of England: Dorset, Penguin
1972, p 215).

Listing NGR: ST8068626562

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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