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1, Cornhill, Dorchester

Description: 1, Cornhill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104237

OS Grid Reference: SY6927790726
OS Grid Coordinates: 369277, 90726
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7153, -2.4365

Location: 17 South Street, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1BA

Locality: Dorchester
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT1 1BA

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Listing Text

CORNHILL
1.
5191
(East Side)
No 1
SY 6990 7/160
II GV
2.
Apparently early C19, but almost certainly Cl6 or C17. Timber-faced. Stucco.
3 storeys. Roof masked by parapet. C19 shopfronts on ground floor of both
north and west elevations: panelled pilasters and elaborate carved consoles
to entablature. Canted oriel with sashes and moulded cornice on 1st floor.
North elevation has 3 ranges of sashes, 1 with moulded frame and cornice, slight
projection at corner indicates presence of bressummer.
No 1 forms a group with All Saints Church and Nos 21 to 26 (consec) High East Street.


Listing NGR: SY6927990724

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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