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The Elms

A Grade II Listed Building in Chickerell, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6239 / 50°37'25"N

Longitude: -2.5056 / 2°30'20"W

OS Eastings: 364332

OS Northings: 80583

OS Grid: SY643805

Mapcode National: GBR PX.6FDW

Mapcode Global: FRA 57MF.CNZ

Entry Name: The Elms

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324225

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105224

Location: Chickerell, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Chickerell

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Chickerell St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 68 SW CHICKERELL EAST STREET, WEST SIDE

6/105 The Elms

GV II

Villa in garden. Early C19. Stone walls, stuccoed and with rusticated quoins.
South side wall, tile-hung, and brick walls to rear of this. Slate roofs, hipped
at left hand and gabled at right hand. C20 brick stack at right hand gable and
2 C19 brick stacks on rear ridge at left hand. 2 storeys. 5 windows, sashes with
thin glazing-bars. Stone cills. Two large French windows with marginal glazing-
bars to front elevation. Front door at centre, two leaf, with recess panels and
2 upper lights. Small segmental fanlight over. Verandah, cast-iron supports with
plant motifs, pentice corrugated plastic roofing. Interior: extensive plasterwork
in Hall, Dining Room and Drawing Room. Hall: combination of C17-style motifs and
foliage roundels and reticulations. Elliptical arch with reeded pilaster supports.
Drawing Room with delicate strapwork plaster ceiling, festoons to cornice rail
intertwined with strapwork. North end bedrooms have segmental plaster-ceilings
with delicate strapwork and foliage. Plasterwork dados. 6-panel doors with recess
panels. The interior plasterwork is remarkable both for its extent and quality.
(RCHM Dorset II, p.40 (12)).


Listing NGR: SY6433280583

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