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Colson House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.715 / 50°42'54"N

Longitude: -2.4304 / 2°25'49"W

OS Eastings: 369706

OS Northings: 90685

OS Grid: SY697906

Mapcode National: GBR PY.RHRN

Mapcode Global: FRA 57S6.4XX

Entry Name: Colson House

Listing Date: 8 May 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110604

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104272

Location: Dorchester, West Dorset, Dorset, DT1

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Dorchester

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Dorchester and West Stafford

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

FORDINGTON HIGH STREET
1.
5191
(South West Side)
No 36 (Colson House)
SY 6990 7/184
II
2.
Mid C18. Rendered. Pitched stone slate roof. Coped gables on ashlar kneelers.
2 storeys and attics. Street site altered, apart from 2 attic dormers with
casements and glazing bars. Garden elevation has slate roof (except above
eaves), and 2 storey C19 porch with gabled roof. 3 window ranges, from right to
left, 1 casement on 1st floor and sash on ground floor, then 2 sashes with
glazingbars on 1st floor, and French windows on ground floor.
Late Cl8 or early C19 2 storey extension to east with various windows including
1 sash with glazing bars in moulded frame. Early C19 1 storey brick scullery
extension at right angles. 2 segment-headed casements with glazing bars and
2 segment-headed planked doors.


Listing NGR: SY6970690685

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