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The Arcade, Swanage

Description: The Arcade

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 108183

OS Grid Reference: SZ0308678750
OS Grid Coordinates: 403086, 78750
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6085, -1.9577

Location: 1 Kings Rd E, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2NU

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
No 36
(The Arcade)
SZ 0378 NW 5/57

Dated 1896. Purbeck Stone walls, slate roof behind parapet. Single-storey building
used as a shop, Projecting arcade facing High Street, with 3 arches carried on
Tuscan columns with carved heads in the spandrels. East elevation finished with a
pediment rising from the parapet, with console brackets. "Tudor" style entrance door
below this. Probably designed as a terminal feature at the junction of High Street
and Kings Road East.

Listing NGR: SZ0308678750

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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