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Buckland Newton Manor, Buckland Newton

Description: Buckland Newton Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 104777

OS Grid Reference: ST6867205276
OS Grid Coordinates: 368672, 105276
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8462, -2.4463

Location: Hylands Farm, Buckland Newton, Dorset DT2 7BX

Locality: Buckland Newton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7BX

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Listing Text


5/53 26-1-56 Buckland Newton Manor
(formerly listed as
Manor House)


House, early C19 (probably 1803)remodelling of C17 house. Whitewashed,
coursed rubble with slate mansard roof and gabled cross wings. Central
brick stack with ashlar stack from eaves. Near symmetrical facade.
2 storeys and attic, 3 window range. Cross-wings have 3-light mullioned
and transomed windows with returned labels. Above central door is a
single sash with returned label and to the right is a single light,
ashlar, rectangular window. In the gables are 3-light mullioned windows
with returned labels. Windows have glazing bars. Coped eaves with
pinnacle finials. Internal features (RCHM): basement fireplace spanned
by 2 4-centred arches; ground and first floor stone angle fireplaces
with moulded 4-centred heads; walled up stone mullioned windows; reset
C17 panelling.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 52, no.6. Newman J and Pevsner N, The
Buildings of England: Dorset, Penguin 1972, p 122.

Listing NGR: ST6867205276

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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