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Description: 29, Fore Street
Date Listed: 2 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105782
OS Grid Reference: ST5732404477
OS Grid Coordinates: 357324, 104477
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8382, -2.6074
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ST 5704 FORE STREET
Attached House, and former shop premises. Rebuilt later C19, with C17 features
(datestone, windows) incorporated. Datestone, left of centre, X RM AN:DO 1667.
Rubble-stone walls, and ashlar stone quoins. Slate and asbestos slate roof,
with projecting rafters. Early C20 brick stacks at left hand gable (lower),
main ridge and right hand gable. Two storeys. Two window (shop) and four
windows. 4-light and 2-light hollow-chamfered stone mullions with separate
labels, iron casements and fixed glass lights. First floor has wooden casements
and horizontal glazing-bars, wood cills over. Two small gables to front, in
bays 2 and 4. Porch, right of centre, rubble-stone and ashlar dressings.
Slate roof, with stone gable-coping and obelisk finial,4-centred entrance-arch,
with hollow-chamfered jambs, stopped. Plank-and-muntin door , studded, C20.
Left, lower end, former shop-front, has 2 square bays each side of a panelled
and glazed door. Hipped slate roof. (RCHM. Dorset I, p.108(5)
Listing NGR: ST5732404477
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Source: English Heritage
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