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Description: Osmington House
Date Listed: 27 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105919
OS Grid Reference: SY7268883135
OS Grid Coordinates: 372688, 83135
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6473, -2.3876
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SY 7283 OSMINGTON MAIN ROAD
Large house in grounds. Mid - late C19. Dressed Portland stone
walls, with rusticated and part vermioulated stone quoins. Ashlar
plat band between the storeys. Slate roofs, gabled and with wood
cornices. Stone stacks on side walls, and at rear of main block.
2 storeys and cellar. 7 windows to south elevation, 2 : 3 : 2, gabled
end bays project forward of central block and are linked by a stone
screen. Sashes with thin glazing-bars, crown glass, stone cills,
keystones and lintels. First floor windows are venetian windows.
Side walls, of two storeys and 4 windows, sashes of same design.
Front door is right of centre on east wall, wood with 3 recess panels,
C20. Stone porch with coupled Roman Doric piers and columns,
entablature over with balustrade. Attached rear service range, plat
band, two storeys. 4 windows, sashes of same design with ashlar jambs.
Listing NGR: SY7268883135
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Source: English Heritage
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