SOMERLEIGH HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1153019
Date first listed:
21-Mar-1983
Statutory Address:
SOMERLEIGH HOUSE, 191, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
SOMERLEIGH HOUSE, 191, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Dorset
District:
Purbeck (District Authority)
Parish:
Swanage
National Grid Reference:
SZ 02575 78691

Details

HIGH STREET 1. 5190 (south side) SZ 0278 NE 5/97 No 191 (Somerleigh House) II GV

2. Probably early C19. Purbeck Stone walls and roof. Brick stacks. Three storeys. Ground floor has C19 shop front with windows and door divided by moulded stone pilasters and with moulded stone cornice and stall risers. First floor has 3 double- hung sash windows and one blocked window. Second floor has 3 double-hung sash windows with glazing bars and one blocked window. Return wall to Maxwells Lane has one double- hung sash window with glazing bars on second floor. The rear wing, extending into Maxwells Lane, may have been a separate house. Purbeck Stone walls, slate roof, brick stack. Two storeys. The ground floor has a door and 2 windows, one casement, one fixed. First floor has one casement window. An important building in the street.

Listing NGR: SZ0257578691

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
108223
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/06767/19
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