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East House, Sydling St Nicholas

Description: East House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 105508

OS Grid Reference: SY6314399425
OS Grid Coordinates: 363143, 99425
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7932, -2.5243

Location: High Street, Sydling St Nicholas, Dorset DT2 9PB

Locality: Sydling St Nicholas
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 9PB

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Listing Text

26.1.56 side)

12/182 No. 5 (East House)


Detached House. Mid-late C18. Red brick walls in Flemish bond,
with a plastered plat-band, painted white, brick dentil cornice.
Hipped clay-tile roof with stone slate eaves. Large central
brick chimney stack. Double-depth and double-fronted house.
East front, symmetrical. 2 storeys with basements and attics.
3 windows, twinned sashes with glazing-bars, gauged brick arches
with projecting keystones, painted white, (original design).
Over the doorway is a Venetian window, also with gauged brick-
work and keystone, and fluted pilasters to the framing. The
basement windows are of Cl7 type with stone mullions. There
are 3 C20 dormers, of 3, 2, 3 lights with glazing-bar., The
central front doorway, has side pilasters with bossed imposts,
triglyph frieze and cornice. 6 fielded-panel door, and
fanlight over with radiating glazing-bars. The north front
has dummy windows, and the south is partly concealed by a
later addition.

(RCHM Dorset I, p234(8))

Listing NGR: SY6314399425

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Source: English Heritage

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