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56, 58, 60 and 62, High Street, Swanage

Description: 56, 58, 60 and 62, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 108185

OS Grid Reference: SZ0300678744
OS Grid Coordinates: 403006, 78744
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6084, -1.9589

Location: Town Hall Lane, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2NX

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
Nos 56, 58, 60 and 62
SZ 0378 NW 5/59

1877. Architect: G.Rickmay. Purbeck Stone walls and roof. Stone stacks with
moulded caps. A 3-storey terrace of shops, with basements. Ground floor has C19
and C20 shop fronts framed by Corinthian pilasters and moulded stone cornices.
A shield, probably originally with Coat of Arms, between Nos 58 and 60. On the first
floor each building has a 3-light stone mullioned window with leaded lights under a
store relieving arch. Similar windows to the second floor. Group value with the
Town Hall. The capitals and shield fmom Castle Mondolfo in Italy.

Listing NGR: SZ0300678744

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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