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Osmington House, Osmington

Description: Osmington House

Grade: II
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

Location: Roman Road, Osmington, Dorset DT3 6ER

Locality: Osmington
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 6ER

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Listing Text

(north side)
Osmington House


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

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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