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6, Church Hill, Swanage

Description: 6, Church Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 108158

OS Grid Reference: SZ0271978712
OS Grid Coordinates: 402719, 78712
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6081, -1.9629

Location: High Street, Swanage, Dorset BH19 1HU

Locality: Swanage
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH19 1HU

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Listing Text

No 6
SZ 0278 NE 5/32 26.6.52

Dated 1793. (1940 cut below this on the date stone, probably indicating date of
repairs or alterations). Purbeck Stone walls - tooled ashler - Purbeck Stone roof.
Two storeys and basement. Front entrance, at ground floor level, approached up
steps to an external landing. At the north end of the facade a stone archway under
the ground floor leads to the rear. The main entrance has a raised-panel door in a
classical surround with pediment and reeded frieze on console brackets. Two double-
hung sash windows to ground floor, with slightly canted stone lintels. First floor
has double-hung sash windows with glazing bars. A good C18 frontage.
RCHM Monument 16.

Listing NGR: SZ0271978712

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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