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Gardener's Cottage, Holt

Description: Gardener's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107536

OS Grid Reference: SU0197304265
OS Grid Coordinates: 401973, 104265
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8379, -1.9733

Location: Petersham Lane, Holt, Dorset BH21 4JT

Locality: Holt
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 4JT

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Listing Text


9/77 Gardener's Cottage


Shown on OS Map as Lodge. House, originally a lodge at entrance to park.
Mid-C19. Brick walls, tiled roof with crested ridge tiles and carved
bargeboards. 2 brick stacks with diagonally set shafts with moulded caps. In
cottage orné style. One storey and attic. Main elevation has projecting
gabled wing at left end. In this, ground floor has a canted bay window, with
casements with horizontal glazing bars and hipped roof. On first floor, a
segmental headed casement with horizontal glazing bars and moulded stone
lintel. Above this, in gable, a curved-sided triangular stone panel inscribed
"RGG". Right of the wing, a porch with catslide roof and ornamental timber
gabled hood on shaped brackets, over ledged door. Right of porch, a range
parallel to road has, on ground floor, one casement with horizontal glazing
bars under segmental arch. In attic, a half dormer, gabled, with casement
with horizontal glazing bars. House extended to rear in matching construction
in later C19 or early C20. Picturesque.

Listing NGR: SU0197304265

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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