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The Royal Oak Public House, Dorchester

Description: The Royal Oak Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104356

OS Grid Reference: SY6909590703
OS Grid Coordinates: 369095, 90703
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7151, -2.4391

Location: B3150, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1UW

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

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Listing Text

1. HIGH WEST STREET
5191
(South Side)
The Royal Oak
Public House
SY 6990 7/244
II GV
2.
Late Cl8/early C19, refronted late C19. Stucco. 3 storeys, ground and 1st
floor rusticated. Parapet. Ground floor round-arched carriage entrance to
left hand, then public house front with canted bay (sashes) to right hand.
lst floor has 2 canted bays, left hand one an oriel with pargetting below, both
with moulded cornices and sash windows: between them an oblong cartouche with
oak leaf decoration and an escutcheon bearing the monogram of Messrs Eldridge
Pope. 2nd floor has 3 sashes with panelled stucco pilasters and pediments
with ornamented tympana.
Nos 13 to 15 (consec), The Old Ship Public House, Nos 18, 19, The Royal Oak Public
House, Nos 21 to 24 (consec) and Church of Our Lady form a group.


Listing NGR: SY6909590701

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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