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Description: The Engine House
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 109081
OS Grid Reference: SZ0314687727
OS Grid Coordinates: 403146, 87727
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6892, -1.9568
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SZ 08 NW STUDLAND BROWNSEA ISLAND
1/71 The Engine House
Former engine house, how used as store. c1842. Brick walls, plastered.
Asbestos slate roof with crow-stepped gable. At right angles to quay.
Single-storey. Pair of ledged doors in centre of gable with, on each side,
a window with glazing bars, all under a continuous hoodmould. Carved coat
of arms over door. On each side, a wing wall linking this building to
Carpenter's Cottage on left and Quay Cottages on right. Each of these walls
has a crow-stepped gable in centre, with carved shield. Large openings with
timber gates below gables. Part of an important group on the harbour frontage.
A National Trust property. RCHM Monument 3 (Dorset Vol. II).
Listing NGR: SZ0314687727
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Source: English Heritage
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