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Gateway Approximately 220 Metres South of Bingham's Melcombe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8163 / 50°48'58"N

Longitude: -2.3248 / 2°19'29"W

OS Eastings: 377217

OS Northings: 101911

OS Grid: ST772019

Mapcode National: GBR 0YB.M33

Mapcode Global: FRA 660Y.43Z

Plus Code: 9C2VRM8G+G3

Entry Name: Gateway Approximately 220 Metres South of Bingham's Melcombe House

Listing Date: 21 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104872

Location: Melcombe Horsey, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Melcombe Horsey

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melcombe Horsey St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 70 SE MELCOMBE HORSEY BINGHAM'S MELCOMBE

10/142 Gateway approximately
220 m south of
Bingham's Melcombe
House

- II

Park entrance gateway, late C18. 2 piers flanking main gateway with
smaller outer piers forming pedestrian entrances. Purbeck ashlar,
rusticated. Moulded bases and cornices. Inner piers surmounted
by carved eagles, outer piers by pineapple finials. Probably late
C19 iron gates.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 168, no 2.


Listing NGR: ST7721701911

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