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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1110814



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Lyme Regis

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-Jan-1974

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 103790

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BRIDGE STREET 1. 1357 (South East Side) The Museum SY 3492 1/233 11 GV 2. 1870 circa; patron Mr Thomas Philpot. L-shaped building of red brick with stone dressings. Large transomed and mullioned windows with leaded glazing. Gable end to street has splayed bay windows on ground and 1st floors set within round-headed recess. Stepped parapet with volutes left hand return of this wing of 3 window bays; windows in 2 bays set in 3-centred headed recesses surmounted by attic storey with oval lunette and gable. Projecting stair well set in rear angle of this wing rising to form an octagonal tower; octagonal lantern with 2-light window in each facet; rounded roof with tapering finial. An east-west wing of 2 storeys, 2 bays. Loggia on ground floor; 2 stone arches with keystones supported by stone columns. Modern additions on 1st floor.

From the land, The Museum & Guildhall form a group with Nos 60 to 62 (consec) Church Street. From the sea, the rear faces of the Museum & Guildhall form a group with the sea walls at Gun Cliff & with the rear faces of Nos 1 & 2 Broad Street.

Listing NGR: SY3427992098

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National Grid Reference: SY 34279 92098


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