343 AND 345, HIGH STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1153072
Date first listed:
26-Jun-1952
Date of most recent amendment:
21-Mar-1983
Statutory Address:
343 AND 345, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
343 AND 345, 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 01725 78966

Details

HIGH STREET 1. 5190 (south side) Nos 343 and 345 SZ 0178 3/111 26.6.52 [formerly listed as No 343 (Herston Post Office)] II GV

2. Now in same ownership as No 2 Bell Street - qv. Used as a shop. Probably C18. Purbeck Stone walls and roof. Brick stacks. Two storeys and attics. Modern single-storey shop extension filling a former recessed forecourt. Original building L-shaped on plan. The western section adjoins the street, balancing the gable end of No 2 Bell Street. Ground floor has one double-hung sash window with glazing bars. One blocked doorway. First floor has 3 double-hung sash windows with glazing bars. Attic has 3 half-dormers with gabled roofs and double-hung sash windows with glazing bars. Part of an important group at the junction with Bell Street. RCHM Monument 62.

Listing NGR: SZ0172578966

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
108237
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970)

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: IOE01/06767/20
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr JE Leeson. Source Historic England Archive
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