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6, High West Street, Dorchester

Description: 6, High West Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 104346

OS Grid Reference: SY6920890717
OS Grid Coordinates: 369208, 90717
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7153, -2.4375

Location: B3150, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1UJ

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

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Listing Text

1. HIGH WEST STREET
5191

(South Side )
No 6
(Formerly listed as
Judge Jeffrey's Lodgings).
SY 6990 7/45
II* GV
2.
C17. On site of Abbot of Abbotsbury's town house. Timber-framing and plaster.
3 storeys and cellar. Slate roof. Ground floor, which projects, has dentilled
cornice with stop-moulded posts. Between these are windows and 2 circular-headed
porches, with drop finials and ornamental spandrels. 2 ledged doors (1 original)
in moulded frames. On 1st floor are 2 square bays, one 8 light, 1 6 light,
with transomes. 2nd floor, which overhangs, has 2 6-light oriels. Small gallery
between bays on 1st floor. Interior retains many original features, but there
has been much restoration both externally and internally.


Listing NGR: SY6921190705

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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