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Latitude: 50.7116 / 50°42'41"N
Longitude: -2.4455 / 2°26'43"W
OS Eastings: 368638
OS Northings: 90309
OS Grid: SY686903
Mapcode National: GBR PY.5RNK
Mapcode Global: FRA 57R6.C30
Entry Name: Damers Hospital
Listing Date: 8 May 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1110636
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104246
Location: Dorchester, West Dorset, Dorset, DT1
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Dorchester
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Dorchester and West Stafford
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 6890 7/162
Included for east front and chapel alone. 1836. Former Poor Law Institution.
Architect George Wilkinson. Portland or Ridgeway hammer dressed stone. Red
brick dressings. Hipped slate roof. 2 storeys. 9 ranges of sashes, those
on ground floor with glazing bars. Central 3 bays break forward and have plain
band at 1st floor, moulded eaves cornice and pediment. Doorway with overscaled
Chapel of circa 1870. Brown brick, with moulded diaper work around upper part
of apse exterior. Moulded yellow brick cornice. Pitched tile roof. Open fleche
with spirelet at west end. Polygonal apse. Paired lancets separated by ashlar
Listing NGR: SY6863890309
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