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51, High West Street, Dorchester

Description: 51, High West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 104375

OS Grid Reference: SY6903090722
OS Grid Coordinates: 369030, 90722
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7153, -2.4400

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

1. HIGH WEST STREET
5191
(North Side)
No 5l
SY 6990 7/73 8.5.50.
II GV
3 storey 3 window C18 stucco front. Splayed bay on the 1st floor and C19 shopfront
below. Moulded cornice. Parapet. Sash windows. Good late C18 doorcase with
round- headed opening, panelled reveals and gothic glazing bars to fanlight.
Pediment and entablature blocks enriched with paterae are supported on moulded
console brackets.
Nos 48 to 65A (consec)including the Shire Hall, Holy Trinity Church, the Museum,
St. Peter's Church and monument to William Barnes in churchyard immediately south
of West Tower form a group.


Listing NGR: SY6903090722

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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