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Attached Walls and 2 Sets of Gate-Piers South-West of Waddon Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in Portesham, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6704 / 50°40'13"N

Longitude: -2.5395 / 2°32'22"W

OS Eastings: 361972

OS Northings: 85772

OS Grid: SY619857

Mapcode National: GBR PV.YJ6Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 57K9.JH9

Entry Name: Attached Walls and 2 Sets of Gate-Piers South-West of Waddon Manor

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105320

Location: Portesham, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Portesham

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Portesham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


4/200 Attached Walls and 2 sets
of Gate-Piers South-West
26.1.56 of Waddon Manor.


Attached Walls and 2 sets of Gate-Piers in north-south axis, running for 50 metres
west of Waddon Manor. Early C18. Dry dressed stone and rubble-stone walls, with
moulded coping-stones. Gate-Piers, axially arranged 5 metres west of house. Inner
pair: rusticated stone piers with rebates and scroll terminals. Moulded cornices
with ball finials on ogival bases. Outer pair: ashlar stone piers with thin cornice-
moulding and ball terminals. Seven stone steps up to it are included. This item
refers to walls and gate-piers different from those mentioned above at 4/199.
(RCHM Dorset II, p.243 (8)).

Listing NGR: SY6197285772

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