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The Great House

A Grade II Listed Building in East Orchard, Dorset

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324526

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102634

Location: East Orchard, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

ST 81 NW EAST ORCHARD

5/2 The Great House
16.8.60 II
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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