List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ROMAN HOUSE

List entry Number: 1210098

Location

ROMAN HOUSE, COLLITON PARK

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
DorsetWest DorsetDistrict AuthorityDorchester

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 08-May-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 104222

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. COLLITON PARK 5191 Roman House SY 6890 7/6 8.5.50. I 2. Shortly after circa 307, enlarged after circa 341. Only Roman town house visible in Britain. H-shaped west wing with hypocast and mosaic pavements. South range added (also in C4) containing 1 heated room and 1 kitchen. Well north of south range. Excavated 1938.

Listing NGR: SY6895690964

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National Grid Reference: SY 68956 90964

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