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East Hill House Magnolia House, Charminster

Description: East Hill House Magnolia House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 106204

OS Grid Reference: SY6812292636
OS Grid Coordinates: 368122, 92636
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7325, -2.4530

Location: Mill Lane, Charminster, Dorset DT2 9QL

Locality: Charminster
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 9QL

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Listing Text



7/16 East Hill House and
Magnolia House


Small Villa with garden now two dwellings. Mid C18, drastically refashioned
in early C19. Brick and rubble stone walls, stuccoed and painted, moulded
string and low parapet. Slate roof, hipped. Stacks at hip ends. Two
storeys with cellars and attics. 3 windows, sashes with marginal, glazing
bars, C19. Front door at centre, 2-leaf flush-panelled with 4 top lights,
rectangular fan light over, moulded architrave and entablature. Trelliswork
verandah. West end wall with 2 storey bow window of mid C19. Sashes with
marginal glazing bars. Round headed window to first floor corridor, C20
insertion. Later C19 addition at north west, formerly gabled, now with
raised flat parapet. Interior: stair in front hall with 2 right angle
landings, stick balusters and ramped handrail. Oval gallery to second floor
landing. Oval lantern dome over. Magnolia House attached at east end,
later C19 former extension to East Hill House, yellow brick with hipped
slate roof. 2 storeys, 1 window, sashes without glazing bars. Access at
rear, via C19 panelled door and C20 extension. (RCHM Dorset III p71(20))

Listing NGR: SY6812292636

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Source: English Heritage

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