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The Rectory, with Front Garden Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Charmouth, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7386 / 50°44'18"N

Longitude: -2.9053 / 2°54'19"W

OS Eastings: 336211

OS Northings: 93606

OS Grid: SY362936

Mapcode National: GBR PK.HTFT

Mapcode Global: FRA 47S4.CXP

Entry Name: The Rectory, with Front Garden Railings

Listing Date: 5 September 1960

Last Amended: 10 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288789

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104704

Location: Charmouth, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Charmouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Charmouth St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


8/19 The Rectory, with
5.9.60 front garden railings
(formerly No 3
Hill Side)


Detached villa, one of three. 1827 by Joseph Wilson. Stone walls stuccoed,
with stucco plat-band. Low pyramidal slate roof with projecting modillion
eaves. 4 brick stacks; 2 at left hand eaves, 2 at right hand eaves. 2
storeys. 3 windows. Square sashes with thin glazing bars. Ground floor
with tall French windows with thin glazing bars, set in shallow elliptical-
headed recesses. Wooden trelliswork framing the windows, with copper
canopies. Front door at centre, wood with 6 recessed panels and 2 glass
lights. Semi-circular fanlight with glazing bars. Doorway with a reeded
pilaster surround with plain imposts and a dropped key over. Doorframe
itself with similar reeded motifs.

Interior: front rooms with rounded rear walls, and curving doors fitting
the arc. Reeded door knobs. Reeded cornices with disc-in-square decoration.
Back window with round head and pointed-arch glazing bars.

Iron railings and gate to street, with arrow-heads and urns at divisions,
standing on a sleeper wall. "RCHM, Dorset I", p 89 (7).

Listing NGR: SY3621193606

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