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52, HIGH WEST STREET

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.

Name: 52, HIGH WEST STREET

List entry Number: 1119067

Location

52, HIGH WEST STREET

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Dorchester

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-May-1950

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 104376

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

HIGH WEST STREET 1. 5191 (North Side) No 52 SY 6990 7/74 8.5.50. II GV 2. Early Cl8. Brown brick. 3 storeys. 5 ranges of cased sashes. Deep stone strings at 1st and 2nd floor levels and below parapet break forward above centre of windows. Sash windows without glazing bars have stone lintels with projecting key blocks. Doorway has good early C18 hood on brackets enriched with mask and foliage carving. Parapet has moulded stone coping swept up at angles and raised in centre in semi- circular shape. Modern door. Modern windows on ground floor. Interior. Stone-flagged hall, 1 side panelled. Staircase is a cruder version of (eg) Colliton House, viz: balusters alternately polygonal and vase-shaped, handrail ramped to square newels, fielded panelling to dado height. 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: SY6903790719

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National Grid Reference: SY 69037 90719

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