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Weighbridge House, Shaftesbury

Description: Weighbridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 101987

OS Grid Reference: ST8601222915
OS Grid Coordinates: 386012, 122915
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0055, -2.2007

Location: B3091, Shaftesbury, Dorset SP7 8AX

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

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Listing Text

1.
1615 BIMPORT
(South-East Side)
No 6 (Weigtbridge House).
No 8.
ST 8622 2/139
II
2.
C18 and later. 2 storeys; attic storey [I dormer with original glazing]
to No 8. 3 windows to No 6, two to No 8. 2 parallel ranges to No 6,
south range with tiled gabled roof; front range along street has slate
gabled roof. Brick dentil cornice. Stone rubble front. 2-light casement
windows, modern windows in No 8. In No 6, on ground floor, late C19 canted
bay with red tiled hipped roof; modern projection with one window to right
hand. 6 flush panelled door in frame with top 2 panels cut away and glazed;
wooden lintel. No 8 has modern door; porch with scagliola columns and
flat roof. Lean-to annexe at right hand end with double wooden boarded
doors and entrance to No 10, The Haven.


Listing NGR: ST8601222915

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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