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West Holme House, Including Front Boundary Wall and Gate Piers, East Stoke

Description: West Holme House, Including Front Boundary Wall and Gate Piers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108360

OS Grid Reference: SY8864685869
OS Grid Coordinates: 388646, 85869
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6724, -2.1620

Locality: East Stoke
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 6AQ

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Listing Text


10/87 West Holme House, including
20/11/59 front boundary wall and gate
II piers

Formerly listed as West Holme Lodge. Detached house. Late C17 - early
C18. Dated terra-cotta plaque on porch, 1692 - no confirmation of this.
Brick walls, tiled roof with stone eaves courses and coped gables. Brick
end stacks. Two storeys. 2-storeyed porch with hipped roof. Plat band at
first floor level. Porch has round-arched doorway; above this a double-hung
sash window with glazing bars. Ground and first floors each have 3 similar
windows. Modern lean-tos at rear, with plastered walls and tiled roofs.
Internally, west ground floor room has 2 large open fireplaces with timber
lintols (formerly 2 rooms). East room has a C18 carved wood fireplace
surround. Brick boundary wall at front has square gate piers with stone caps.
RCHM Monument 7.

Listing NGR: SY8864685869

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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