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Brook House

A Grade II Listed Building in Blandford Forum, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8525 / 50°51'8"N

Longitude: -2.1655 / 2°9'55"W

OS Eastings: 388445

OS Northings: 105895

OS Grid: ST884058

Mapcode National: GBR 1ZG.KBC

Mapcode Global: FRA 66CV.65Z

Plus Code: 9C2VVR2M+XQ

Entry Name: Brook House

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103297

Location: Blandford St. Mary, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Blandford St. Mary

Built-Up Area: Blandford Forum

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Blandford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/03/2016

ST 8805

Brook House

(Formerly listed under POOLE ROAD)


House, mid C18. Probably by Francis Cartwright for himself. Blue header-bond brickwork with red brick dressings. Tiled roof with end brick stacks. Symmetrical. 2 storeys and attics, 5 bays. 12-pane sashes to ground floor and 9-pane sashes above. Windows have stone windows with triple keystones. Central pilastered doorcase with open pedimental hood carried on carved, double-scroll consoles. Panelled, part-glazed door.

Internal features (RCHM): C18 oak staircase with turned balusters, moulded handrail and newels in the form of Tuscan columns; moulded plaster cornices in main ground floor rooms; C19 fireplace surrounds.
(R.C.H.M., Dorset, vol.III, p.45/4, no. 11)

Listing NGR: ST8844505895

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