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16-20, Canford Magna

A Grade II Listed Building in Merley,

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Latitude: 50.7857 / 50°47'8"N

Longitude: -1.9555 / 1°57'19"W

OS Eastings: 403230

OS Northings: 98461

OS Grid: SZ032984

Mapcode National: GBR 435.QDH

Mapcode Global: FRA 67S0.HZC

Plus Code: 9C2WQ2PV+7Q

Entry Name: 16-20, Canford Magna

Listing Date: 30 June 1980

Last Amended: 13 September 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412429

Location: Bearwood and Merley, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH21

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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SZ0398 CANFORD MAGNA, Canford Magna
958-1/9/217 (West side)
30/06/80 Nos.16-20 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.16-20 (Consecutive))


Terrace of 5 houses. c1840. Possibly by Sir Charles Barry Jnr.
Buff brick with terracotta dressings, ridge stacks and tiled
roof with fishscale tiles. Picturesque Tudor Revival style.
Single-depth plan.
Single-storey and attic; 6-bay range. A symmetrical terrace,
the end pairs of houses with outer 4-centre-arched doorways,
rustic timber gabled porches to Nos 20 & 18, the central house
is double-fronted. 3- and 2-light windows with labels and
3-centre-arched metal lattice casements, 2-light gabled
dormers, the middle pair smaller. Large stacks on square bases
each with 4 diagonally set shafts. Each house has a plaque
with Gothic numbers, from 45 to 49, part of a sequence
covering the estate houses of the Wimborne estate. No.16 has a
mid C20 brick extension and window inserted to the former
doorway. INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms a symmetrical terrace with group value with the similar
facing terrace Nos 15-19 (qv), and forming the design upon
which the C19 estate housing on the Canford estate was based.

Listing NGR: SZ0323098461

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