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2-8, Barton Hill, Shaftesbury

Description: 2-8, Barton Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 101953

OS Grid Reference: ST8646923176
OS Grid Coordinates: 386469, 123176
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0078, -2.1942

Location: Barton Hill, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 8DQ

Locality: Shaftesbury
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 8DQ

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 2 to 8 (even)
ST 8623 1/13
Row of cottages. C18 and earlier. Plain tile roofs. Rough ashlar fronts.
No 2: 2 storeys. 3-bays. Windows 4 panes wide flanking central window
which is 3 panes wide. 4-panelled door with top panels cut away and glazed;
wooden hood over on brackets.
No 4: 2 storeys and atic, 1 bay. Slate mansard roof [part tile]; hipped
dormer. 3 light modern casement on 1st floor. Sash window with glazing
bars intact in segmental arch on ground floor. Segmental headed doorway;
flat hood on shaped brackets over; modern door.
No 6: 2 storeys, 2 windows. Windows with glazing. bars intact; ground floor
windows with wooden lintels. Door with upper panels cut away and glazed;
wooden frame; flat C18 hood on shaped brackets over. No 8 has been modernized
but forms part of the group. Early to mid C19. 2 storeys, 2 windows [modern
windows]. Sash windows in gable end, Plaintile roof; formerly stone slates
to roof at rear.

Nos 2 to 8 (even) form a group with Nos 42 to 58 (even) Bell Street and
No 1 Victoria Street.

Listing NGR: ST8645923169

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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