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2 and 4, Oakley Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Merley, Poole

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Latitude: 50.7869 / 50°47'12"N

Longitude: -1.9736 / 1°58'25"W

OS Eastings: 401954

OS Northings: 98589

OS Grid: SZ019985

Mapcode National: GBR 31T.RT7

Mapcode Global: FRA 67R0.GXR

Plus Code: 9C2WQ2PG+QG

Entry Name: 2 and 4, Oakley Lane

Listing Date: 13 September 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217512

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412566

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH21

County: Poole

Electoral Ward/Division: Merley & Bearwood

Built-Up Area: Merley

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Canford Magna

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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958-1/2/128 (South side)
Nos.2 AND 4


Pair of houses. Mid C19. Yellow brick with moulded brick
dressings, brick ridge stack and tiled roof with bands of
fishscale tiles. Tudor Revival style. Single-depth plan.
Single storey and attic; 2-window range. Paired central gables
and outer gabled porches, eaves with sawn purlins;
4-centre-arched doorways with label moulds and boarded doors
with decorative false strap hinges, the gables have 3-light
ground-floor and 2-light first-floor mullion windows to
casements with 2 horizontal glazing bars, and label moulds; a
loop in each gable, and a terracotta panel over the doors
numbered 82 and 83.
INTERIOR: plain with stairs from entrance hall.
HISTORICAL NOTE: one of a large number of similarly styled
estate cottages, numbered and known as Lady Wimborne Cottages
after the wife of the owner of Canford Manor (qv). Listed as
complete examples, with group value with the other estate farm
buildings on the N side of Oakley Lane.

Listing NGR: SZ0195498589

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