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The Anchor Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Swanage, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6083 / 50°36'30"N

Longitude: -1.9571 / 1°57'25"W

OS Eastings: 403131

OS Northings: 78737

OS Grid: SZ031787

Mapcode National: GBR 459.Q12

Mapcode Global: FRA 67SG.HC7

Entry Name: The Anchor Inn

Listing Date: 21 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108182

Location: Swanage, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Swanage

Built-Up Area: Swanage

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Swanage St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
5190
(north side)
The Anchor Inn
SZ 0378 NW 5/56
II GV

2.
Probably C17 origin. Rendered walls. Purbeck Stone roof. In 3 sections. Centre
section 3 storeys high, side sections 2-storeys. (These do not exactly match in
design.) Western section has flush panelled door under a gabled hood. One double-hung
sash window on each floor. Centre section has one double-hung sash window on the
ground floor. First floor has a projecting curved end bow window with double-hung
sashes with glazing bars and a flat roof. Second floor has 2 double-hung sashes with
glazing bars. Eastern section has a door with semi-circular fanlight under a gabled
porch, and one double-hung sash window on the ground floor. One double-hung sash
window with glazing bars to first floor. RCHM Monument 25.


Listing NGR: SZ0313178737

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