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Description: Gatehouse to Brownsea Castle at North Corner of Walled Garden
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 109077
OS Grid Reference: SZ0310487696
OS Grid Coordinates: 403104, 87696
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6889, -1.9574
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SZ 08 NW STUDLAND BROWNSEA ISLAND
1/67 Gatehouse to Brownsea Castle
at north corner of walled
Gatehouse c1854. Light brick walls with stone dressings. Flat roof with
battlemented parapets. Main gatehouse, block square on plan, of 2 storeys.
Rusticated corner piers. Pointed segmental archway. Moulded string courses
at first floor and below parapet. On east face a window above arch with
ornamental cast iron glazing, and hoodmould. In centre of roof a timber
clock turret with battlemented parapet and ogee-shaped copper roof with
crocketted ribs and weathervane. Right of main block a single-storey range
with circular turret at rear. Windows with hoodmoulds and C20 casements.
A National Trust property. RCHM Monument 3 (Dorset Vol. II).
Listing NGR: SZ0310487696
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Source: English Heritage
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