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Hillside with Front Garden Railings, Charmouth

Description: Hillside with Front Garden Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 104702

OS Grid Reference: SY3637293643
OS Grid Coordinates: 336372, 93643
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7389, -2.9031

Location: The Street, Charmouth, Dorset DT6 6NU

Locality: Charmouth
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT6 6NU

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Listing Text

SY 3693 CHARMOUTH THE STREET,
NORTH SIDE

8/17 Hillside with front
5.9.60 garden railings
(formerly No 1, Hill
side)

G.V. II

Detached villa, one of three. 1827, by Joseph Wilson. Stone walls,
stuccoed, with a stucco plat-band. Low pyramidal slate roof with projecting
modillion eaves. 4 brick stacks, 2 at left hand eaves, 2 at right hand eaves.
Square on plan (double-depth), with rear extension. 2 storeys. 3 windows,
square sashes with thin glazing bars. Ground floor with tall French windows
with thin glazing bars, set in shallow elliptical-headed recesses. Front
door at centre, wood and 6-panelled. Semi-circular fanlight with glazing
bars. Doorway with a reeded pilaster surround with plain imposts and a
dropped key over. Door frame itself has similar reeded motifs. C19 wooden
trelliswork acts as framing to the French windows.

Iron railings to street, arrow-headed with urns. Gate posts with plain
recessed panels and pyramidal tops. "RCHM, Dorset I", p 89 (7).


Listing NGR: SY3637293643

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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