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Fordington House. Entrance Gates

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dorchester, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.711 / 50°42'39"N

Longitude: -2.4283 / 2°25'42"W

OS Eastings: 369852

OS Northings: 90243

OS Grid: SY698902

Mapcode National: GBR PY.RQBW

Mapcode Global: FRA 57S6.CS2

Entry Name: Fordington House. Entrance Gates

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104397

Location: Dorchester, West Dorset, Dorset, DT1

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Dorchester

Built-Up Area: Dorchester

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Dorchester and West Stafford

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Fordington House.
Entrance gates.
SY 6990 7/117 8.5.50.
Mid C18. Stucco. 2 storeys and attics. 7 sashes with glazing bars, 3 in centre
cased. Central 3 bays break forward slightly and are crowned by modillioned pediment.
Eaves cornice with modillions and egg-and-dart moulding. Attic dormers have
flanking half-columns.
Early C19 west wing. 2 storeys.7 windows with trellis verandah. North side is
red brick.
Entrance gates in Icen Way have ashlar piers with ball finials.
Fordington House forms a group with all the listed buildings on the east side of
Kings Road and the farm buildings in Athelstan Road.

Listing NGR: SY6979490321

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

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