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Wollaston House, Dorchester

Description: Wollaston House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 104204

OS Grid Reference: SY6940490671
OS Grid Coordinates: 369404, 90671
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7149, -2.4347

Location: Durngate Street, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1HJ

Locality: Dorchester
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT1 1HJ

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Listing Text

Wollaston House
SY 6990 7/16 8.5.50.
5 window front, 2 storeys and attic. Red brick late C18 house standing in own
grounds. Entrance front has projecting porch with Composite columns supporting
entablature. Fluted frieze. Good semi-circular fanlight. Double doors with
6 fielded panels. Stone plinth. Moulded stone cornice with enrichment of alternate
fluting and paterae. Parapet has moulded stone coping with angle vases. 2
dormers. Back elevation is stucco with central round-headed window to 1st floor.
2 dormers. At each end is parapetted gable and rectangular chimney-stack. Kneelers
to gables. Rear looks C19.

Listing NGR: SY6940490671

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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