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6, High West Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dorchester, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7153 / 50°42'54"N

Longitude: -2.4375 / 2°26'14"W

OS Eastings: 369208

OS Northings: 90717

OS Grid: SY692907

Mapcode National: GBR PY.RFTR

Mapcode Global: FRA 57S6.26V

Entry Name: 6, High West Street

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Last Amended: 8 May 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104346

Location: Dorchester, West Dorset, Dorset, DT1

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Dorchester

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Dorchester and West Stafford

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


(South Side )
No 6
(Formerly listed as
Judge Jeffrey's Lodgings).
SY 6990 7/45
C17. On site of Abbot of Abbotsbury's town house. Timber-framing and plaster.
3 storeys and cellar. Slate roof. Ground floor, which projects, has dentilled
cornice with stop-moulded posts. Between these are windows and 2 circular-headed
porches, with drop finials and ornamental spandrels. 2 ledged doors (1 original)
in moulded frames. On 1st floor are 2 square bays, one 8 light, 1 6 light,
with transomes. 2nd floor, which overhangs, has 2 6-light oriels. Small gallery
between bays on 1st floor. Interior retains many original features, but there
has been much restoration both externally and internally.

Listing NGR: SY6921190705

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