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Gussage House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gussage All Saints, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.896 / 50°53'45"N

Longitude: -2.0024 / 2°0'8"W

OS Eastings: 399927

OS Northings: 110726

OS Grid: ST999107

Mapcode National: GBR 30F.QKC

Mapcode Global: FRA 66PQ.XBT

Entry Name: Gussage House

Listing Date: 18 March 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323464

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107378

Location: Gussage All Saints, Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Gussage All Saints

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Gussage All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(South-west side)

5/41 Gussage House


Rectory, now private house, late C17 with C18 and C19 alterations. For
Col. Joshua Churchill. Brick with some mathematical tiles. Hipped, tiled
roof with brick stack left of centre. Stucco quoins, moulded wooden cornice
and first floor plat band. Symmetrical. 2 storeys and attics, 4 bay.
12-pane sashes under flat, gauged, brick arches. Central bay probably
contained a doorway originally. French doors to south wall. 3 hipped dormers
with wrought-iron casements with leaded-lights. Panelled doorway with moulded
architrave and transom light in re-entrant angle.

Internal features (RCHM): original oak-staircase with square newel posts,
restored ball finials, turned pendants, moulded close strings, turned
balusters and moulded handrails; round-headed landing archways with panelled
pilasters, moulded archivolts and pulvinated entablatures. (RCHM, Dorset,
vol V, p.20, no.3.)

Listing NGR: ST9992710726

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

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