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Rawson Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Gillingham, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0381 / 51°2'17"N

Longitude: -2.2768 / 2°16'36"W

OS Eastings: 380690

OS Northings: 126563

OS Grid: ST806265

Mapcode National: GBR 0VP.TF9

Mapcode Global: FRA 663C.QTZ

Entry Name: Rawson Court

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Last Amended: 31 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110336

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102961

Location: Gillingham, North Dorset, Dorset, SP8

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Gillingham

Built-Up Area: Gillingham

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Gillingham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

ST 8026 GILLINGHAM HIGH STREET
(north side)

12/122 Rawson Court
(the part that was
15.8.60 formerly the Vicarage
listed as Vicarage
GV outbuildings)

II

The address shall be amended to read;

ST 8026 GILLINGHAM HIGH STREET
(north side)

12/122 Rawson Court

GV II

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GILLINGHAM HIGH STREET
ST 8026 (north side)

12/122 Rawson Court, (the
part that was formerly
16.8.60. the Vicarage listed as
Vicarage outbuildings)

GV II

Vicarage, now part of old people's home. 1883, by E Swinfen Harris
(Newman and Pevsner). Coursed rubble walls with brick bonding courses
Ashlar dressings. Hipped tiled roofs with moulded brick stacks in
various locations. An irregular Arts and Crafts influenced design.
2 storeys. 7 irregular window range. Right of centre is a 2 window
range projecting porch bay with mullioned and transomed stone windows.
Moulded, eliptically headed doorway with part-glazed, double door.
Right hand corner has diagonally set first-floor oriel window. Other
windows are sashes with glazing bars under stone lintels with ogee
carvings. Ground floor windows in porch bay have stained glass sun
motifs. The C20 extensions are not included.
(Newman J and Pevsner N, The Buildings of England: Dorset, Penguin
1972, p 215).


Listing NGR: ST8068626562

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