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Description: Premises of J and J Loader
Wheatsheaf (The Old Assembly Rooms)
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102451
OS Grid Reference: ST7867514130
OS Grid Coordinates: 378675, 114130
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9262, -2.3048
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ST 7814 STURMINSTER NEWTON
MARKET PLACE (EAST SIDE)
8/163 Premises of J and J
Loader and Wheatsheaf
4.10.60 (The Old Assembly Rooms)
(formerly listed as
Assembly rooms and inn, now two shops, c 1800. Coursed and squared rubble,
slate roof with brick end stacks. Symmetrical. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Ground
floor has 2 C20 shop fronts flanking a central passage to the rear under an
eliptical arch. The upper floor has 3 3-light sashes in moulded architraves
with glazing bars under flat arches. Formerly the Crown Inn. "RCHM, Dorset
Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 279, no 24. Newman, J and Pevsner, N "The Buildings
of England: Dorset", Penguin, 1972, p 407.
Listing NGR: ST7867614128
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Source: English Heritage
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