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1, Market Place, Blandford Forum

Description: 1, Market Place

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 102191

OS Grid Reference: ST8842906291
OS Grid Coordinates: 388429, 106291
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8560, -2.1657

Location: West Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset DT11 7AH

Locality: Blandford Forum
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 7AH

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Listing Text

1.
865 MARKET PLACE
(West Side)
No 1
ST 8806 1/43 27.lO.50.

II* GV


2.
Post 1731.
3-storey 3 window front. The central panel is red brick, the sides of the usual
burnt grey brick with red dressings. Stone quoins and moulded strings. Enriched
modillion cornice with central pediment. Central windows to lst and 2nd floors
have moulded architraves and differently shaped segmental heads. Other windows
have triple keystones. Victorian shop-front with iron cresting. Internally,
1st floor room with fielded panelling. Fireplace; remains of C18 staircase
[See RCHM].

All the listed buildings in Market Place, and Nos 59 to 73 (odd) East Street,
Conyers Filling Station, Nos 1 to 7 (odd), Nos 2 to 8 (even) and No 12 West
Street, and Church of St Peter and St Paul form a group; and Nos 1 to 7 (odd)
form a group with Nos 1 and 3 Salisbury Street.



Listing NGR: ST8840606309

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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