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56 and 57, High West Street, Dorchester

Description: 56 and 57, High West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 104380

OS Grid Reference: SY6907290727
OS Grid Coordinates: 369072, 90727
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7153, -2.4394

Location: Glyde Path Road, 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)
Nos 56 and 57
SY 6990 7/78 8.5.50.
II GV
2.
1849. Stucco. Each house has 3 storey 2 window front. Deep C19 modillion
cornice. Rusticated ground floor and quoins. 1st floor windows have moulded
architraves and cornices on console brackets. Individual cast-iron balconies.
Moulded architraves to 2nd floor windows. Panelled doors, framed by pilasters.
Fanlights. Modern windows on ground floor.
On site of town house of the Trenchards of Wolfeton.
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: SY6907290727

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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