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45, High West Street, Dorchester

Description: 45, High West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 104371

OS Grid Reference: SY6897390704
OS Grid Coordinates: 368973, 90704
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7151, -2.4408

Location: B3150, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1UT

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 45
SY 6990 7/68 8.5.50.
Stone ashlar front, C18. 3 storeys. Whole of ground floor converted into
garage front. Above, the elevation is divided into roughly 2 halves. That
on left hand has rusticated quoins, moulded string at 2nd floor level. Quoins
above string are replaced by sunk pilaster-like panels. Cornice and steeply-pitched
pediment. 2 sash windows to 1st floor, one round-headed window to 2nd floor
with main cornice returned as imposts. Right hand part of front is 1 window
and has parapet wall and continuation of string and cornice. This facade gives
the impression of a symmetrical design never completed.
Nos 41 to 45 (consec)form a group.

Listing NGR: SY6897390704

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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