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Crackmore Lodge with Gate Piers and Gates, Milborne Port

Description: Crackmore Lodge with Gate Piers and Gates

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261862

OS Grid Reference: ST6678218280
OS Grid Coordinates: 366782, 118280
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9630, -2.4744

Location: A30, Milborne Port, Somerset DT9 5AX

Locality: Milborne Port
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5AX

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Listing Text


11/126 Crackmore Lodge with gate piers
and gates


Pair of lodges. C19. Ham stone ashlar; hipped Welsh slate roofs; rendered brick chimney stacks. Single storey, 2 bays
each. East elevation have windows with plain mullions and two transomes in architraved surrounds, forming 6 unit
windows with diagonal pattern glazing bars: inner and facing ends angled to points to emphasise gateway, which has
600mm square ashlar piers with heavy moulded caps and cast iron gates with top rail curved to rise to centre, spiked
tops, diamond middle rails and ornate bottom rail. Possibly on the site of an older building; with extensive cellar
linking both buildings; and under drive and gates a subterranean well house with 2 metres diameter well, of uncertain
date. One of the principal entrances to Sherborne Park, Dorset.

Listing NGR: ST6678218280

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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