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Oatlands House, 10 Caroline Close, Grahamstown

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Post date: 07/08/2012
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History: The house was built in 1823 for Col. Henry Somerset, son of Lord Charles Somerset. It is an important example of nineteenth century Georgian architecture.
Visual Description: Single storey complex plan. Front, three rooms and wrap round verandah. L-shape wing to rear. Hipped corrugated iron roof and walls brick plastered. Sash windows and french doors. Wooden posts to verandah.
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Condition: Good
Construction Date: 1823
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Catalogue: Radford 1989 (c), No: 05.42, Significance Category:

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HOUSE OF CAPT (LATER GENERAL) SOMERSET. SEE R 7 B REYNOLDS GRAHAMSTOWN FROM COTTAGE TO VILLA P.105. IMPORTANT EARLY C19 VILLA. Bibliography archive:
 
 

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