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Greyhound Hotel, Bridport

Description: Greyhound Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104530

OS Grid Reference: SY4660492921
OS Grid Coordinates: 346604, 92921
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7334, -2.7580

Location: East Street, Bridport, Dorset DT6 3LF

Locality: Bridport
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT6 3LF

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Listing Text

(South Side)

Greyhound Hotel
SY 4692 1/255


C18, substantially altered in mid C19. Stucco front. 3 storeys. Continuous
moulded impost bands on ground and 1st floors. Continuous sill bands on 1st
and 2nd floors. Moulded eaves cornice. Parapet with vermiculated quatrefoil
ornament. Rusticated quoins. Horizontally rusticated ground floor, with
5 sashes each with blind round arches above, tympana vermiculated. Planked
double doors to yard entry, with blind semi-circular arch above, tympanum vermiculated.
Door with 6 moulded panels and fanlight, blind gable above with vermiculated
panels in tympanum. 5 segment-headed sashes on 1st floor. 5 sashes with shouldered
surrounds and moulded pediment features on 2nd floor.
West elevation has rusticated ground floor with moulded cornice, 3 segment
headed windows (1 with engraved glass), 1 part glazed door, and 1 part of
panelled doors to yard. Left hand part has venetian windows to 1st and 2nd
floors, with sashes, 2 small lights in spandrels, moulded cornice over all.
4 further ranges of sashes in plain surrounds with moulded cornice.

The Greyhound Hotel forms a group with Nos 3 to 9 (odd) The Bridport Arts Centre,
annexe to the Bridport Arts Centre, Nos 11 to 17 (odd), 17B and 17A South Street.

Listing NGR: SY4660692914

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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