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The Royal Oak Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7151 / 50°42'54"N

Longitude: -2.4391 / 2°26'20"W

OS Eastings: 369095

OS Northings: 90704

OS Grid: SY690907

Mapcode National: GBR PY.RFDM

Mapcode Global: FRA 57S6.1KW

Entry Name: The Royal Oak Public House

Listing Date: 8 May 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1291820

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104356

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

(South Side)
The Royal Oak
Public House
SY 6990 7/244
Late Cl8/early C19, refronted late C19. Stucco. 3 storeys, ground and 1st
floor rusticated. Parapet. Ground floor round-arched carriage entrance to
left hand, then public house front with canted bay (sashes) to right hand.
lst floor has 2 canted bays, left hand one an oriel with pargetting below, both
with moulded cornices and sash windows: between them an oblong cartouche with
oak leaf decoration and an escutcheon bearing the monogram of Messrs Eldridge
Pope. 2nd floor has 3 sashes with panelled stucco pilasters and pediments
with ornamented tympana.
Nos 13 to 15 (consec), The Old Ship Public House, Nos 18, 19, The Royal Oak Public
House, Nos 21 to 24 (consec) and Church of Our Lady form a group.

Listing NGR: SY6909590701

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