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Nos 1-4 Turners Close and Attached Screen Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Trent, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9656 / 50°57'56"N

Longitude: -2.584 / 2°35'2"W

OS Eastings: 359086

OS Northings: 118625

OS Grid: ST590186

Mapcode National: GBR MR.MF4V

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GK.K3D

Plus Code: 9C2VXC88+6C

Entry Name: Nos 1-4 Turners Close and Attached Screen Walls

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Last Amended: 2 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323929

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105715

Location: Trent, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Trent

Built-Up Area: Trent

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Trent St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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ST 5818-5918 -
18/174 1, 2, 3, 4 Turner's Close
and attached screen walls,
11.7.51 (formerly listed as
Two ranges of almshouses. Dated 1846. Coursed rubble-stone walls.
Scale-tiled roofs with stone gable-copings and cavetto-moulded kneelers.
Two tall octagonal stone stacks to each ridge, octagonal capstones. The
two ranges face each other across a small courtyard. One storey. 2 windows,
each of two 4-centred lights in a square head with a label over, iron casements
with lozenge-leading. The doors are situated laterally towards the end of
each range, straight-chamfered jambs and depressed arch in a square head.
Returned label over. Plank doors, studded and with strap-hinges, C19.
There is a short rear wing to each dwelling, C19. The east and west sides
of the courtyard are closed by screen walls, each with a central gateway
with 4-centred head and moulded coping above. In the north-west gable is
an inscription panel only partly legible, "(Bui)l(t) (an)d Endowed in the
Year of Our Lord 1846". Built under the patronage and endowment of the
Rev. and Mrs Turner of Trent. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 256(4)).

Listing NGR: ST5908618625

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