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Newton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9197 / 50°55'11"N

Longitude: -2.3123 / 2°18'44"W

OS Eastings: 378143

OS Northings: 113411

OS Grid: ST781134

Mapcode National: GBR 0X5.B6Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 661N.WHG

Entry Name: Newton House

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102473

Location: Sturminster Newton, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Sturminster Newton

Built-Up Area: Newton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sturminster Newton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


9/95 Newton House

House, dated 1789 but possibly with earlier core. Rubble and ashlar, north facade
roughcast. Half-hipped tiled roof with 2 brick stacks each one-third in from ends.
Classical derailing applied to an asymmetric front. 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays.
All windows except the upper floor central are 6-pane sashes with vertical glazing
bars in moulded architraves. Central porch with Doric columns and dentilled
entablature. Entablature bears triglyphs and medallions in the frieze. The
capitals of the columns bear flower motifs. The porch supports a canted bay,with
4-pane wooden sashes. 2 gabled dormers with 2-light wooden casements with horizontal
glazing bars. The left stack bears a date stone. The right stack is C20. To the
rear is a thatched brick wing. "RCHM, Dorset Vol III", HMSO 1970, p 284, No 54.

Listing NGR: ST7814313411

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