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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: 1145968



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

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Jun-1970

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 467546

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SY6878NW ESPLANADE 873-1/24/108 (South side) 18/06/70 No.17 Bedford House, Bank Buildings


House in row. c1810-1815 (RCHME). Painted Flemish bond brickwork, slate mansard roof. 3 storeys, attic and basement, 2 windows; flat-roofed dormers, one with 16-pane sash, the other with some bars removed, above a full-height flat bow with plain sashes, and dentil cornice to the top level, with a plain sash to the left at first and second floors, above a 6-panel door with plain fanlight, on stone steps, in an arched opening with deep reveals. The basement has a 20-pane sash. To the right is a lead down-pipe and hopper-head. The basement area has a flight of stone steps, and is enclosed by wooden railings. A moulded cornice, blocking course and parapet, a stack to the right. The rear has an original dormer in a slate mansard roof, above plain sashes. INTERIOR has dogleg stair with stick balusters and turned newels, straight through an elliptical-headed opening in the lobby. (RCHME: Dorset, South-East: London: 1970-: 353).

Listing NGR: SY6815478795

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset II South East, (1970), 353

National Grid Reference: SY 68154 78795


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