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Description: Brook House
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 103297
OS Grid Reference: ST8844505895
OS Grid Coordinates: 388445, 105895
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8525, -2.1655
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BlANDFORD ST MARY
ST 8805 POOLE ROAD (West side)
12/21 Brook House
House, mid C18. Probably by Francis Cartwright for himself. Blue header-bond
brickwork with red brick dressings. Tiled roof with end brick stacks.
Symmetrical. 2 storeys and attics, 5 bays. 12-pane sashes to ground floor
and 9-pane sashes above. Windows have stone windows with triple keystones.
Central pilastered doorcase with open pedimental hood carried on carved,
double-scroll consoles. Panelled, part-glazed door.
Internal features (RCHM): C18 oak staircase with turned balusters, moulded
handrail and newels in the form of Tuscan columns; moulded plaster cornices
in main ground floor rooms; C19 fireplace surrounds.
(R.C.H.M., Dorset, vol.III, p.45/4, no. 11) -
Listing NGR: ST8844505895
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Source: English Heritage
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