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Dormers, Wimborne Minster

Description: Dormers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 107047

OS Grid Reference: SU0101100122
OS Grid Coordinates: 401011, 100122
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8007, -1.9870

Location: E Borough, Wimborne Minster, Dorset BH21 1PF

Locality: Wimborne Minster
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 1PF

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Listing Text

(east side)
No 6 (Dormers)
SU 0100 SW 2/24 14.6.52
Main front range C18; parallel rear range and rear wing C17. Main facade has rendered
walls and tiled roof with moulded eaves cornice, partly hidden by blocked-out fascia.
Two storeys and attics. Plat band at first floor level. Central doorway with
classical surround and portico on free-standing Tuscan columns. Pedimental shaped
hood, with classical entablature, ornamental fanlight. Four double-hung sash windows
to ground floor, - glazing bars missing. Five similar windows to first floor. Three
dormers to attic with hipped roofs, and metal casements with lead lights. Later
extension to south. Internally the ground floor of this range has a modern fireplace
and plaster ceiling in C17 style; oak panelling of similar type. Behind this range
is an earlier range, probably C17, with exposed chamfered oak beams carrying the
first floor. Behind this again is a modern flat-roofed extension. At the south end
is a projecting rear wing of timber-framed construction, probably C17, with tiled
roof, of 2 storeys. All windows in this section renewed. RCHM Monument 46.

Listing NGR: SU0101100122

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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