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Latitude: 50.6106 / 50°36'38"N
Longitude: -2.4532 / 2°27'11"W
OS Eastings: 368025
OS Northings: 79081
OS Grid: SY680790
Mapcode National: GBR PY.DHKP
Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.82L
Entry Name: York Buildings (Terrace) with Area Railings
Listing Date: 14 June 1974
Last Amended: 22 December 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145954
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467570
Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT4
District: Weymouth and Portland
Town: Weymouth and Portland
Electoral Ward/Division: Melcombe Regis
Built-Up Area: Weymouth
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Radipole and Melcombe Regis
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
873-1/21/136 (West side)
14/06/74 Nos.56 AND 57
York Buildings (terrace), with area
(Formerly Listed as:
(Formerly Listed as:
Pair of houses, now in one occupation, part of an original
terrace of 7 houses. c1785 (RCHME), modified mid C19.
Rendered, tile roof.
3 storeys, attic and basement. Each has a tile hipped dormer,
with sash to No.56 and early 2-light casement to No.57, above
plain sashes, 2 at second floor, and 2-storey bold canted
oriels, with low-pitched lead hipped cappings and modillion
top cornice; set back in the main wall plane are 2 sashes to
each basement. To left and right on 6 steps are original
panelled doors. The basement areas are enclosed by spearhead
railings, returned at the ends and centre, but with low coped
wall to the extreme right.
The right return, with double gable, is plain, and the rear,
in New Street,is mainly in unrendered brickwork, with a
mansard roof slope with dormers, and sashes with bars in
moulded flush boxes; two 4-pane, two 12-pane, and a stair sash
with margin panes. There is also a low 2-storey gabled service
INTERIOR: not inspected.
There were originally 3 houses here, but the end property has
been demolished. In detail they were probably similar to No.51
(qv), but the fronts modified later.
(RCHME: Dorset, South-East: London: 1970-: 354).
Listing NGR: SY6802379083
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