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Latitude: 50.7155 / 50°42'55"N
Longitude: -2.4382 / 2°26'17"W
OS Eastings: 369161
OS Northings: 90740
OS Grid: SY691907
Mapcode National: GBR PY.RFN5
Mapcode Global: FRA 57S6.1XQ
Entry Name: 63, High West Street
Listing Date: 8 May 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1218935
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104385
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 6990 7/82 8.5.50.
Adjoining above. Lower 3 storeys red brick front. Hipped tile roof. Ground
floor has projecting shopfront with bowed ends. Fascia and dentil cornice,
glazing bars removed. This appears to be early C19. On lst and 2nd floors
there is a 3-light sash window with wide painted surrounds and painted aprons.
lst floor window has pilaster strips between lights and moulded entablature.
Moulded wood eaves cornice. Door with 2 moulded panels and ornamental frosted
glass. Rear is apparently C17. Ground floor Ridgeway or Portland rubble.
Timber-framed 1st floor with pink brick nogging. 2 storeys. Pitched tile roof.
C19 brick stack. 3 ranges of modern casements with glazing bars. Original
coped stone gable end on kneelers and with finial at north end.
Nos 48 to 65A (consec)including the Shire Hall, Holy Trinity Church, the Museum,
St. Peter's Church and monument to William Barnes in churchyard immediately south
of West Tower form a group.
Listing NGR: SY6915990747
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