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Latitude: 51.0074 / 51°0'26"N
Longitude: -2.1948 / 2°11'41"W
OS Eastings: 386426
OS Northings: 123126
OS Grid: ST864231
Mapcode National: GBR 1XH.PXH
Mapcode Global: FRA 669G.0RS
Entry Name: Premises Occupied by Dorset County Library
Listing Date: 15 October 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1209977
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101960
Location: Shaftesbury, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Shaftesbury
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Shaftesbury St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
1615 BELL STREET
Premises occupied by
Dorset County Library
ST 8623 1/123
Good Victorian essay in a Georgian manner. 2 storeys and attic. 3 windows.
Slate gabled roof; narrow flanking stacks of ashlar with capping. Rough
ashlar front. Giant pilasters at ends and flanking each window bay with
dentil course and band above at eaves level. Band above ground floor.
Windows in reveals; no glazing bars; moulded stone architraves with keystones;
shaped aprons. Round-headed doorway; door in reveals; architrave with
keystone; round-headed stone hood resting on corbels on shaped stone brackets;
small ball finial over.
Listing NGR: ST8631923066
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