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Gatehouse and South Courtyard Walls to Cranborne Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cranborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9181 / 50°55'5"N

Longitude: -1.9258 / 1°55'32"W

OS Eastings: 405314

OS Northings: 113182

OS Grid: SU053131

Mapcode National: GBR 41N.CYG

Mapcode Global: FRA 66VP.3L9

Plus Code: 9C2WW39F+6M

Entry Name: Gatehouse and South Courtyard Walls to Cranborne Manor House

Listing Date: 18 March 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304268

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107340

Location: Cranborne, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Cranborne

Built-Up Area: Cranborne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Cranborne with Boveridge St Mary and St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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11/3 Gatehouse and south
courtyard walls to
18.3.55 Cranborne Manor House


Walls and gatehouse enclosing a courtyard, early C17 with various subsequent
alterations. Walls in English bond brickwork with tiled coping. Gatehouse
in English-bond brickwork with pyramidal roofs with stone-slate margins. It
consists of a central gateway flanked by 2 small, 2 storey lodges set diagonally
The gateway is of ashlar and has a moulded, semi-circular arch above which are
2 brick merlons. The lodges have square headed stone-mullioned windows with
returned labels. (RCHM, Dorset, vol. V, P.11, No.4. Newman, J and Pevsner N.
The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972, p.174)

Listing NGR: SU0530813183

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