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Description: Former Married Quarters, Marabout Barracks
Date Listed: 8 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104428
OS Grid Reference: SY6859890985
OS Grid Coordinates: 368598, 90985
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7176, -2.4462
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(North West Side)
Former Married Quarters,
SY 6890 7/272
1794. Architects: J Johnson and J Sanders. Chequer brick. Hipped slate roof.
Brick stacks. Rubber voussoirs. 2 storeys. Parapet. Plain stone band above
each floor. 11 ranges of sashes with glazing bars. Central 5 break forward
slightly. Double doors with semi-circular fanlight.
The Marabout Barracks were built for the Dorset Volunteer Rangers, later the
Queen's Own Dorset Yeomanry, and were later used by the Royal Horse Artillery.
They were always a cavalry barracks.
Listing NGR: SY6859890985
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Source: English Heritage
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