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Bow House, Charmouth

Description: Bow House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 104711

OS Grid Reference: SY3665893701
OS Grid Coordinates: 336658, 93701
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7395, -2.8990

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

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Listing Text


8/26 Bow House


Attached house. C18 and C19 re-facing to possibly earlier structure.
Stone walls, rendered. Thatch roof with gable ends. 2 rendered brick
stacks, left of centre and at right hand gable. Projecting stack on
right end wall. 2 storeys. 4 windows: canted bays to left and right
include sashes with marginal glazings. Rest are wide sash windows,
possibly an Cl8 re-fashioning of stone mullion openings. Casement window
left of front door with lozenge leads. Front door, right of centre,
flush-panelled with top lights over. Plain wooden door-case with dentil
cornice over. Cast iron surround in a trellis-pattern of lozenges, lancets
and saltires, early C19. Outshut at rear, rubble with a Roman-tiled roof.

Listing NGR: SY3665893701

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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