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Latitude: 50.9476 / 50°56'51"N
Longitude: -2.2369 / 2°14'12"W
OS Eastings: 383453
OS Northings: 116493
OS Grid: ST834164
Mapcode National: GBR 1Y6.K8C
Mapcode Global: FRA 666L.VRF
Entry Name: The Great House
Listing Date: 16 August 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324526
English Heritage Legacy ID: 102634
Location: East Orchard, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: East Orchard
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: East Orchard with Margaret Marsh St Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 81 NW EAST ORCHARD
5/2 The Great House
House, C17 with C18 rear wing, ashlar, brick and chequered flint and
stone. Gabled, thatched roof with brick stack right and to left of
door. Symmetrical. 2 storeys, 3 window range. Upper floor has
4-light casement windows with glazing bars above. The ground floor
has C19 3-light sashes. Weathered string course. Internal features
(RCHM): 6-panel ceiling with deep chamfered, intersecting ceiling
beams; open fireplace; C17 stairs with moulded close strings, square
newel posts, moulded handrails and turned balusters.
RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 15, no 5.
Listing NGR: ST8345316493
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