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Littleton House, Blandford St Mary

Description: Littleton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 103283

OS Grid Reference: ST8948004804
OS Grid Coordinates: 389480, 104804
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8427, -2.1508

Location: A350, Blandford St Mary, Dorset DT11 9NA

Locality: Blandford St Mary
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 9NA

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Listing Text


7/2 Littleton House

14-7-55 II

House, now divided into 3 dwellings, late C18 of more than one build. Colour-washed,
Flemish bond brick with chamfered plinth and cornice with alterating fluting and
paterae. Hipped, tiled roof with brick stacks part-way along the ridge. Symmetrical.
2 storeys with attics and basements. 9 window range. 12-pane sashes with ellipitcal
heads in gauged brick with keystones and impost blocks. Central doorway with moulded
architrave bearing keystones and impost blocks. Door of 6-vertical panels reached up a
flight of stone steps. Ellipitcal fanlight Flat porch on Ionic columns and pilasters.
Left gable has 2 large round-headed windows.
(R.C.H.M. Dorset, vol. III, p.43, no. 5.)

Listing NGR: ST8948004804

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Source: English Heritage

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