History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Close House

A Grade II Listed Building in Blandford Forum, Dorset

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 50.8572 / 50°51'26"N

Longitude: -2.1617 / 2°9'42"W

OS Eastings: 388714

OS Northings: 106426

OS Grid: ST887064

Mapcode National: GBR 1ZH.09S

Mapcode Global: FRA 66CT.TY4

Entry Name: The Close House

Listing Date: 27 October 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102134

Location: Blandford Forum, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Blandford Forum

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Blandford Forum St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Find accommodation in
Blandford Forum

Listing Text

The Close House
ST 8806 1/7 27.10.50.


Late C18. Now 4 flats. 2-storey 5-window red brick front. Three hipped dormers;
windows altered without glazing bars. Enriched modillion eaves cornice. Sash
windows with keystones. Good doorway with pedimented hood supported on elaborately
enriched brackets. Dentila to cornice and pediment. Swag enrichment to frieze.
Door with 6 panels in fielded panelled reveals. Frontage of house is set back.

Listing NGR: ST8871506424

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.