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Lord Nelson Public House, Wareham Town

Description: Lord Nelson Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 108024

OS Grid Reference: SY9219887739
OS Grid Coordinates: 392198, 87739
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6893, -2.1118

Location: Mt Pleasant, Worth Matravers, Dorset BH20 4AB

Locality: Wareham Town
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 4AB

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Lord Nelson Public House
SY 9287 1/25


Mid C18. Red brick. Pitched tile roof. Red brick stacks. 2 storeys and attics.
Eaves cornice of diagonally placed bricks. 4 flush-framed sashes with glazing
barn on 1st floor, 2 (without glazing bars) on ground floor. 2 attic dormers
with hipped tile roofs and casements. Planked door in surround with reeded pilasters,
paterae capitals and flat moulded hood on cut brackets; 2 lozenges between brackets.
Right hand part has modern garage doors, 1 window with glazing bars on ground
floor and 1 planked loft door over. Pavement in front probably C18 consists
of large Purbeck setts.

St Martin's Church, the retaining wall of the churdyard, Lord Nelson Public House
and No 54 form a group.

Listing NGR: SY9219887739

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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