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The Grange, Chetnole

Description: The Grange

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 106040

OS Grid Reference: ST6025907979
OS Grid Coordinates: 360259, 107979
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8699, -2.5661

Location: Mill Lane, Chetnole, Dorset DT9 6PB

Locality: Chetnole
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 6PB

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Listing Text

(East side)

7/22 The Grange

- II*

Villa-type house. Early C19. Hamstone ashlar front wall, side walls
plastered, rear wall brick. Low-pitched hipped slate roof with deeply
overhanging bracketed eaves. Plastered stacks near centre. Double-pile
plan. 2 storeys and attics. Raised panelled double door with semi-circular
fanlight, in open portico with Roman Doric columns and flat entablature.
Ground floor has 2 simplified Venetian-type windows, set in round-headed
recesses of 2 orders. First floor has 3 sashes with glazing bars under
gauged arches. Shallow pilasters near ends of facade, and flanking the
portico. Plat band at first floor cill level. C19 canted bay window in
right side wall. Lower service block at rear, with plastered walls and
hipped slate roof. Internally, main stair of stone, cantilevered around
an open well, with ornamental iron balusters. Some contemporary marble
fireplace surrounds, and joinery - panelled doors and window shutters with
planted mouldings. Good Regency House. (RCHM Monument 9. (Dorset. Vol.1))

Listing NGR: ST6025907979

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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