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Boundary Wall and Summer House (Approximately 160 Metres in Length to West of Bingham's Melcombe Hou, Melcombe Horsey

Description: Boundary Wall and Summer House (Approximately 160 Metres in Length to West of Bingham's Melcombe Hou

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 104878

OS Grid Reference: ST7709702192
OS Grid Coordinates: 377097, 102192
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8188, -2.3265

Location: Melcombe Horsey, Dorset DT2 7PZ

Locality: Melcombe Horsey
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 7PZ

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Listing Text

ST 70 SE MELCOMBE HORSEY BINGHAM'S MELCOMBE

10/148 Boundary Wall and
Summer House
(Approximately 160 m
in length to west
of Bingham's Melcombe
House)

GV II


Summer house and wall dated 1748 (RCHM). Brick (Flemish bond) and
brick and flint. Wall has a moulded brick coping and is buttressed.
Summer house has an elliptical brick arch with a pendant keystone.
Moulded brick cornice and stone coping.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 168.


Listing NGR: ST7709402170

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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