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Bridge End Close, Dorchester

Description: Bridge End Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248065

OS Grid Reference: SU5786993870
OS Grid Coordinates: 457869, 193870
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6407, -1.1651

Location: 3 Wittenham Lane, Dorchester, Oxfordshire OX10 7JP

Locality: Dorchester
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 7JP

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Listing Text

SU5793 (West side)
8/36 No. 24 (Bridge End Close)
18/07/63 (Formerly listed as Rose
Cottage, with stable)


Substantial house. 1797 and 1897 on datestones. Red brick with some flared
headers; old plain-tile roof with brick gable stack. Central-stair plan,
extended. Late-Georgian style. 2 storeys plus attics. Symmetrical 3-window
front, of flared brick in header bond with red-brick dressings and gauged flat
arches, has a central 6-panel door with an outer arch containing the datestone
in the tympanum; outer sashes, at ground and first floors, are 5-panes wide and
there is a 3-pane sash above the door. Brick dentil eaves course is carried
round to the red brick gable walls which have pairs of narrow sashes at each
floor. Mansard roof has 3 roof dormers and a stack to left. Hipped-roofed
parallel range to rear is later. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SU5786993870

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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