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Wrackleford House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7366 / 50°44'11"N

Longitude: -2.4748 / 2°28'29"W

OS Eastings: 366587

OS Northings: 93109

OS Grid: SY665931

Mapcode National: GBR PX.K3Q9

Mapcode Global: FRA 57P4.CNR

Plus Code: 9C2VPGPG+M3

Entry Name: Wrackleford House

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287155

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403162

Location: Stratton, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Stratton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Stratton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


7/119 Wrackleford House

Manor House in grounds. Early-mid C19 with earlier C17 build incorporated at
rear. Stone walls, rendered with a plat band and projecting stone cornice.
Slate roof, hipped. Rendered stacks at ridge, immediately left and right of
centre. 2 storeys. 5 windows in total, sashes with plate glass to ground
floor and glazing-bars in the upper half over. Front doorway at centre,
mid C19 with paired fielded-panels and bossed roundels at centre. 3 large
glass lights over, lighting the hall. Porch, with Roman Doric order carrying
an entablature with dentil cornice and flat stone top. South garden elevation.
3 windows wide,altered to 2-light French windows at ground and first floors,
in late C19. Porch on north side entrance, smaller version of main front porch.

Interior: wide central hall with 3 segmental transverse arches, fluted pilasters
with bossed imposts. Door reveals with chamfered fielded panels. Rib-panel
doors. Drawing Room has white marble fireplace, with reeded quarter-circles
framing the hearth. Billiard Room, C19, demolished 1970. Plan of house, 1890,
by Crickmays, at the house.

Listing NGR: SY6658793109

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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