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Latitude: 50.7151 / 50°42'54"N
Longitude: -2.4412 / 2°26'28"W
OS Eastings: 368947
OS Northings: 90704
OS Grid: SY689907
Mapcode National: GBR PY.RDTS
Mapcode Global: FRA 57S6.0SG
Entry Name: 42, High West Street
Listing Date: 8 May 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119064
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104368
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
HIGH WEST STREET
SY 6890 7/65
Variegated dull red brick with stone dressings. 3 window front, 2 storeys
and attic. Early-mid Cl8. Rusticated stone quoins. Modillion cornice. Plaintile
roof with 1 dormer. Sash windows have moulded stone architraves and keystones.
Either the paint has been stripped from the contemporary doorcase or this is
a restoration. It has round-headed opening, fanlight, pilasters and console
brackets. Interior has "Carpenters' Gothic" staircase, with clustered columnar
newel, delicate ramped hand- rail, Chinese Chippendale balustrade and exceptional
Rococo ornament to closed string.
Nos 41 to 45 (consec)form a group.
Listing NGR: SY6894790704
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