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Gatepiers at Entrance Fron Weymouth Avenue, Dorchester

Description: Gatepiers at Entrance Fron Weymouth Avenue

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104437

OS Grid Reference: SY6888389834
OS Grid Coordinates: 368883, 89834
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7073, -2.4420

Location: 4 Queen's Avenue, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 2HP

Locality: Dorchester
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT1 2HP

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Listing Text

QUEENS AVENUE
1.
5191
Gatepiers at
entrance from
Weymouth Avenue.
SY 6889 5/278
II
2.
Circa 1900. Brick with ashlar coping and dressings. 2 principal piers have
stone bands, dentilled cornice, elaborate capitals consisting of 4 consoles
placed diagonally to support a ball, and cartouches with "Queens Avenue" incised
on them. Linking walls to 4 subsidiary piers flanking pavement: moulded cornices,
pagoda caps to ball finials.


Listing NGR: SY6888389834

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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