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Two Ionic Columns in the Forecourt of the Grosvenor Hotel, Swanage

Description: Two Ionic Columns in the Forecourt of the Grosvenor Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 108178

OS Grid Reference: SZ0358778629
OS Grid Coordinates: 403587, 78629
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6074, -1.9507

Location: Peveril Point Road, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2LN

Locality: Swanage
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH19 2LN

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Listing Text

(north side)
Two Ionic columns in the forecourt
SZ 0378 4/52 of the Grosvenor Hotel

Probably early C19, brought from London. Portland Stone columns, apparently reduced
in height by the omission of one section.

Note: The Hotel itself has an early C19 core, but has been much altered and is not
listable. RCHM Monument 10.

Listing NGR: SZ0358778629

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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