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12, South Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wareham, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6853 / 50°41'7"N

Longitude: -2.1098 / 2°6'35"W

OS Eastings: 392338

OS Northings: 87300

OS Grid: SY923873

Mapcode National: GBR 32T.TNB

Mapcode Global: FRA 67G8.HVD

Entry Name: 12, South Street

Listing Date: 7 May 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153507

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108079

Location: Wareham Town, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Wareham Town

Built-Up Area: Wareham

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wareham Lady St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(West Side)

No 12
SY 9287 1/40 7.5.52.


C18. Colourwashed brick. Ground floor partly coursed Purbeck rubble. Pitched
tile roof. Stone slates above eaves. 2 storeys and attics. Brick oversailing
courses at eaves. 3 modern iron casements in original openings on 1st floor,
1 on ground floor. 2 modern attic dormers. Contemporary bowed shopfront, flanked
by moulded pilasters with paterae capitals, taking full entablature with elaborate
moulded dentils. Adjacent door to left-hand: 4 flush panels and 2 sunk and moulded
panels, panelled reveals and soffit, flanked by moulded pilasters with paterae
capitals, oblong fanlight flanked by elaborate cut brackets taking hood concave
in plan and continuing entablature of shopfront. Part-glazed door to right, with
reeded frame. Badge of the Lord of the Manor.

Nos 2 to 10 (even), The Unitarian Chapel, Nos 12 to 32 (even) and Holy Trinity
Gallery form a group.

Listing NGR: SY9233887300

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