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6, Church Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Swanage, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6081 / 50°36'29"N

Longitude: -1.9629 / 1°57'46"W

OS Eastings: 402719

OS Northings: 78712

OS Grid: SZ027787

Mapcode National: GBR 459.VYQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 67SG.F3N

Entry Name: 6, Church Hill

Listing Date: 26 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119925

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108158

Location: Swanage, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Swanage

Built-Up Area: Swanage

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Swanage St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

CHURCH HILL
1.
5190
No 6
SZ 0278 NE 5/32 26.6.52
II GV

2.
Dated 1793. (1940 cut below this on the date stone, probably indicating date of
repairs or alterations). Purbeck Stone walls - tooled ashler - Purbeck Stone roof.
Two storeys and basement. Front entrance, at ground floor level, approached up
steps to an external landing. At the north end of the facade a stone archway under
the ground floor leads to the rear. The main entrance has a raised-panel door in a
classical surround with pediment and reeded frieze on console brackets. Two double-
hung sash windows to ground floor, with slightly canted stone lintels. First floor
has double-hung sash windows with glazing bars. A good C18 frontage.
RCHM Monument 16.


Listing NGR: SZ0271978712

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