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Nos 53, 54 (Old Postings) and 55, Durweston

Description: Nos 53, 54 (Old Postings) and 55

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 October 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 103112

OS Grid Reference: ST8585908474
OS Grid Coordinates: 385859, 108474
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8756, -2.2023

Location: Church Road, Durweston, Dorset DT11 0QA

Locality: Durweston
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 0QA

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Listing Text


6/24 Nos. 53, 54 (Old Postings)
and 55

Row of 4 cottages, now 3 cottages. Probably mid C18. Rendered and white or
colourwashed walls with gable-ended, thatched roof. Brick stacks at various
intervals along the ridge. 2 storeys, 7 irregular window range. No. 53 has
C19 sashes with vertical glazing bars. Plank door to left with small square
window to extreme left. No. 54 has casements with horizontal glazing bars and
a plank door near centre. No. 55 has 2 wrought-iron casements with leaded
lights of 3 lights to the left and of 2 lights to the right. To the right of
these is a plank door with a flat hood on reused carved consoles. To the
right of the range is a 2 light casement. Above are 3 C19 6-pane sashes.
(RCHM. Dorset. vol III. p 91. no. 10).

Listing NGR: ST8585908474

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Source: English Heritage

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