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Dorchester Meat Company Mess Room and Store, Dorchester

Description: Dorchester Meat Company Mess Room and Store

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104402

OS Grid Reference: SY6991290300
OS Grid Coordinates: 369912, 90300
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7116, -2.4275

Location: 23 Kings Road, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1NH

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

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Listing Text

KINGS ROAD
1.
5191
(East Side)
No 21
(Dorchester Meat Company
Mess-Room and Store)
SY 6990 7/257
II GV
2.
C17 or Cl8. Colour-washed limestone rubble, rendered on west side. Pitched
pantile roof, hipped at south end. Contemporary brick stacks without pots,
but with slates placed to shelter flue. 2 storeys. 3 ranges of windows, those
on 1st floor with stone mullions and hollow chamfer, ground floor ones modern.
Steep gable end with crowning tall stack on east side (a feature commonly found
in C17 country houses in Dorset).
All the listed buildings on the east side of Kings Road form a group with Fordington
House and the farm buildings in Athelstan Road.


Listing NGR: SY6991290300

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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