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Garden Walls, Gateway and Terrace Balustrade Immediately to North of Cranborne Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cranborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.919 / 50°55'8"N

Longitude: -1.9258 / 1°55'32"W

OS Eastings: 405312

OS Northings: 113282

OS Grid: SU053132

Mapcode National: GBR 41N.CY5

Mapcode Global: FRA 66VP.3KX

Entry Name: Garden Walls, Gateway and Terrace Balustrade Immediately to North of Cranborne Manor House

Listing Date: 18 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120173

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107341

Location: Cranborne, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Cranborne

Built-Up Area: Cranborne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Cranborne with Boveridge St Mary and St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 0513

11/4 Garden walls, gateway
and terrace balustrade
18.3.55 immediately to north of
Cranborne Manor House


Walls, gateway and terrace balustrade. Walls probably early C17, gateway C18
and terrace balustrade of 1610, remade 1647. Walls of flint and rubble with
weathered stone coping. Gatepiers of rusticated ashlar with moulded caps and
ball finials. Terrace balustrade of stone with symmetrical turned stone
balusters; approached up a short flight of steps. The original gateway and
terrace were reputedly broken by Parliamentary troops in 1643. (RCHM, Dorset,
vol. V, p.10, no.4.)

Listing NGR: SU0530713283

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