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The White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Charmouth, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.739 / 50°44'20"N

Longitude: -2.9029 / 2°54'10"W

OS Eastings: 336382

OS Northings: 93650

OS Grid: SY363936

Mapcode National: GBR PK.HV5X

Mapcode Global: FRA 47T4.0XH

Entry Name: The White House

Listing Date: 5 September 1960

Last Amended: 10 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118904

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104703

Location: Charmouth, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Charmouth

Built-Up Area: Charmouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Charmouth St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


8/18 The White House
5.9.60 (formerly No 2
Hill Side)


Detached villa, one of three. 1827, by Joseph Wilson. Stone walls stuccoed,
with a stucco plat-band. Low pyramidal slate roof with projecting modillion
eaves. 4 brick stacks, 2 at left hand eaves, 2 at right hand eaves. Square
on plan (double depth), with coach-house at rear. 2 storeys, 3 windows,
square sashes with thin glazing bars. Ground-floor with tall French windows
with thin glazing bars, set in shallow elliptical-headed recesses. Front
door at centre, wood and 6-panelled. Semi-circular fanlight with glazing
bars. Doorway with a reeded pilaster surround with plain imposts and a dropped
key over. Trelliswork to French windows is missing. Iron railings to street
are missing. "RCHM, Dorset I", p 89 (7).

Listing NGR: SY3638293650

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