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Merrifield House

A Grade II Listed Building in Colehill, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8107 / 50°48'38"N

Longitude: -1.9668 / 1°58'0"W

OS Eastings: 402434

OS Northings: 101234

OS Grid: SU024012

Mapcode National: GBR 42Z.1L2

Mapcode Global: FRA 66RY.KLJ

Entry Name: Merrifield House

Listing Date: 30 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120080

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107635

Location: Colehill, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Colehill

Built-Up Area: Wimborne Minster

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Colehill St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

COLEHILL
SU 00 SW SMUGGLERS LANE
5/9 Merrifield House
GV II
House, built as the vicarage. An Arts and Crafts design of c1900. Lower
walls roughcast above a cement plinth. 1st floor tile hung (and sloping on
the long sides) with exaggerated bell-cast above a many-moulded 1st floor
band, moulded eaves band. Tiled roof, with tile hung (and slightly
projected) gables, flat roofed dormers; tall stacks with moulded heads.
Rectangular block of two storeys and attic, but with irregular (contrived)
elevations, having a rich pattern of windows, comprising narrow sashes,
single or coupled; there are two curving ground floor bays (each of 6
lights). Each long side has a gabled projection, the narrower north side
having a tall staircase window; the west end is narrower (at the north side)
the tall effect of the gable being associated with a stack. An unaltered
period piece.


Listing NGR: SU0243401234

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