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88, 90 and 92, High Street, Swanage

Description: 88, 90 and 92, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 108190

OS Grid Reference: SZ0282578737
OS Grid Coordinates: 402825, 78737
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6083, -1.9614

Location: High Street, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2NY

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
Nos 88, 90 and 92
SZ 0278 NE 5/64

Terrace of traditional Purbeck cottages. Appear C18 but may be of earlier origin.
Purbeck Stone walls and roof. One storey and attics over basements. No 88 has a
modern door and 2 double-hung sashes on the ground floor. Two half-dormers with pent
roofs in attic, with double-hung sashes. These appear to have been raised, as
indicated by straight joints in the stonework below. No 90 has a modern flush door
and one double-hung sash window on the ground floor. Two half-dormers in attic,
similar to No 88. No 92 has a flush panel door in a good C18 classical surround with
reeded pilasters and an open pediment. Below the pediment is a solid moulded tympanum.
One double-hung sash window on the ground floor and 2 half-dormers in attic similar to
No 88. Straight joint between Nos 90 and 92 indicating possible different builds.
RCHM Monument 31.

Listing NGR: SZ0282578737

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Source: English Heritage

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