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Layton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shaftesbury, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0042 / 51°0'15"N

Longitude: -2.1962 / 2°11'46"W

OS Eastings: 386328

OS Northings: 122779

OS Grid: ST863227

Mapcode National: GBR 1XH.X4Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 669G.67L

Entry Name: Layton House

Listing Date: 15 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108713

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102070

Location: Shaftesbury, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Shaftesbury

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Shaftesbury St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

1.
1615 LAYTON LANE
(South Side)
Layton House
ST 8622 2/65
II
2.
Stone ashlar house in own grounds. The South-east corner is probably late
C17 and has remains of door and window jambs of that date. There is a
three-centred arch to the door of the semi-basement and a cambered oak
lintol to the basement fireplace. North front is probably early to mid
C19. Left hand part of painted stone rubble; right hand part of painted
brick. Window openings in right hand part only. Windows 4 panes wide
in reveals. 5 panelled door with fanlight to left hand. Porch with slate
gabled roof.


Listing NGR: ST8632822779

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