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Stables, Coach House and Cottages at Charborough Park, 150m West of the House

A Grade II Listed Building in Morden, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.78 / 50°46'48"N

Longitude: -2.1092 / 2°6'33"W

OS Eastings: 392398

OS Northings: 97835

OS Grid: SY923978

Mapcode National: GBR 31V.1KM

Mapcode Global: FRA 67G0.XTK

Entry Name: Stables, Coach House and Cottages at Charborough Park, 150m West of the House

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120552

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108402

Location: Morden, Dorset, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Morden

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Almer and Charborough St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


3/124 Stables, coach house and
20/11/59 cottages at Charborough
Park, 150 m west of the house


Formerly listed as "Coachman's house and stabling". Stables, coach house and
2 cottages - one now used as Estate Office. Grouped round a courtyard. Early
to mid C19. Main block has projecting wings at each end. Brick walls, with
dentil cornice at eaves. Hipped slate roof. Mainly single-storey, but with
2-storey block in centre, with pedimented gable, surmounted by a timber arcaded
bell turret with hipped lead roof and wide eaves cornice. Pediment, rendered,
has clock face surrounded by raised scrolls. Roof of this section has bargeboards
on moulded brackets. Below pediment, on first floor, 4 round-headed windows
with gauged arches and keystones. On ground floor, 2 coach house entrances
with elliptical arches and keystones. On each side of this raised section, the
single-storey centre range has ledged doors, with fanlights and pivoted windows
with glazing bars. Projecting wings each end have similar doors and windows.

Detached cottage at east corner of courtyard has attached stable - now converted
to garage. Brick walls, with dentil cornice at eaves. Hipped slate roof. Brick
end stack. 2 storeys. Panelled door under moulded hood. Ground floor has 2
double-hung sash windows with glazing bars. First floor has 4 similar windows.
Detached cottage at south corner of courtyard - now Estate Office - in similar
style. Flush panel door with fanlight and double garage doors. Ground floor
has 3 double-hung sash windows. First floor has 4 horizontally sliding sash
windows with glazing bars. Single-storey south extension, of brick and slate.
At north-east entrance to courtyard a pair of C18 ornamental iron gate piers -
reset. RCHM Monument 3.

Listing NGR: SY9239897835

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