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Latitude: 50.7148 / 50°42'53"N
Longitude: -2.4436 / 2°26'36"W
OS Eastings: 368780
OS Northings: 90663
OS Grid: SY687906
Mapcode National: GBR PY.RD66
Mapcode Global: FRA 57R6.5TQ
Entry Name: Dorset Military Museum
Listing Date: 8 May 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324411
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104213
Location: Dorchester, West Dorset, Dorset, DT1
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
Dorset Military Museum
SY 6890 7/280
1876-7. Former gatehouse to Infantry Barracks. Architect possibly Major A
C Seddon, head of War Office design branch at this date. Rock-faced Portland.
4 storeys. Crenellated parapet on corbels. Round turrets at front corners rise
higher than remainder, and are linked by corbelled stone balcony at 1st floor
level. 7 ranges of lancets in front. Segment-headed archway with spur stones.
Lancets are stepped spirally in towers.
Listing NGR: SY6878090663
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