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Latitude: 50.9181 / 50°55'5"N
Longitude: -1.9258 / 1°55'32"W
OS Eastings: 405314
OS Northings: 113182
OS Grid: SU053131
Mapcode National: GBR 41N.CYG
Mapcode Global: FRA 66VP.3L9
Entry Name: Gatehouse and South Courtyard Walls to Cranborne Manor House
Listing Date: 18 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304268
English Heritage Legacy ID: 107340
Location: Cranborne, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21
District: East Dorset
Civil Parish: Cranborne
Built-Up Area: Cranborne
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Cranborne with Boveridge St Mary and St Bartholomew
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
11/3 Gatehouse and south
courtyard walls to
18.3.55 Cranborne Manor House
Walls and gatehouse enclosing a courtyard, early C17 with various subsequent
alterations. Walls in English bond brickwork with tiled coping. Gatehouse
in English-bond brickwork with pyramidal roofs with stone-slate margins. It
consists of a central gateway flanked by 2 small, 2 storey lodges set diagonally
The gateway is of ashlar and has a moulded, semi-circular arch above which are
2 brick merlons. The lodges have square headed stone-mullioned windows with
returned labels. (RCHM, Dorset, vol. V, P.11, No.4. Newman, J and Pevsner N.
The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972, p.174)
Listing NGR: SU0530813183
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