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The Brook and Attached Rear Stable

A Grade II Listed Building in Merley, Poole

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Latitude: 50.7842 / 50°47'2"N

Longitude: -1.9556 / 1°57'20"W

OS Eastings: 403222

OS Northings: 98288

OS Grid: SZ032982

Mapcode National: GBR 435.QCY

Mapcode Global: FRA 67S0.PXV

Entry Name: The Brook and Attached Rear Stable

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Last Amended: 13 September 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1275406

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412443

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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Listing Text


SZ0398 CANFORD MAGNA, Canford Magna
958-1/9/230 (West side)
14/06/54 The Brook and attached rear stable
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
The Brook)


House. Late C18, extended mid C19. Header bond brickwork,
stretcher bond mathematical tiles to N gable, gauged brick
dressings, terracotta details, moulded brick gable stacks and
tiled roof. Double-depth plan.
2 storeys; 3-window range. Double-fronted with cogged brick
eaves cornice, black headers in gable follow the eaves; a
timber door surround with brackets to a shallow pediment and
4-panel door. Painted rubbed brick heads to flush 8/8-pane
sashes. Single-window left-hand gable.
INTERIOR: recorded as having a staircase with moulded handrail
and turned newels, front ground-floor rooms have moulded
ceiling cornices.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached single-storey rear stable of
similar materials with brick end stack and a hay loft window
in the N end with label mould; connected to the house by a
short N wall, with a doorway beneath a terracotta stepped
gable and finial. The terracotta details of the stable are
used elsewhere on mid C19 buildings of the Canford Estate.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 356).

Listing NGR: SZ0322298288

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