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53, High West Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7153 / 50°42'54"N

Longitude: -2.4397 / 2°26'23"W

OS Eastings: 369049

OS Northings: 90719

OS Grid: SY690907

Mapcode National: GBR PY.RF73

Mapcode Global: FRA 57S6.1B4

Entry Name: 53, High West Street

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1291749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104377

Location: Dorchester, West Dorset, Dorset, DT1

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 53
SY 6990 7/75 8.5.50.
Late C18 front to older house. Plaster. 3 storeys. 5 ranges of sashes. Strings
at each cill level. Those to 2 upper storeys fluted. Moulded cornice. Parapet.
Projecting porch with Tuscan columns supporting entablature, frieze decorated
with alternate paterae and fluting. Door with fielded panelling in moulded
doorcase. Late C19 stained glass in lower sashes of lst floor. Mullioned windows
behind, and moulded beams inside.
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: SY6904990719

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