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Royal Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Melcombe Regis, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6121 / 50°36'43"N

Longitude: -2.4541 / 2°27'14"W

OS Eastings: 367964

OS Northings: 79257

OS Grid: SY679792

Mapcode National: GBR PY.D9BH

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.1QQ

Entry Name: Royal Terrace

Listing Date: 18 June 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038266

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467581

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT4

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Town: Weymouth and Portland

Electoral Ward/Division: Melcombe Regis

Built-Up Area: Weymouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Radipole and Melcombe Regis

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


873-1/20/144 (West side)
18/06/70 No.74
Royal Terrace


Formerly known as: No.11 ROYAL TERRACE.
House in terrace. 1816. Painted brick front, English garden
wall bond brickwork rear, slate roof. One-room width,
double-depth plan with double roof to central valley, and side
entry to rear dogleg stair and lower service range.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, attic and basement, developing as full
storey at rear where ground falls away. 3 windows, all plain
sashes; 2 late C19 gabled dormers with decorative
barge-boards, second-floor sashes have been increased in
depth, with lower sills than remainder of the terrace. Ground
floor has full-width C20 shop front concealing basement. Plain
band at first-floor level, moulded cornice, blocking course
and parapet, 2 deep stacks to right. The back retains some
glazing-bar sashes, parapet, and small central dormer; there
is a small 2-storey service range.
Royal Terrace was originally of 18 houses, built in 2 phases:
this one, part of the first phase, has lost its original
ground-floor format, and all glazing bars to the front. A
straight joint in the face brickwork between this property and
the adjoining No.75 (qv), showing a break in the continuity of
construction, which occurred elsewhere in the terrace.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(RCHME: Dorset, South-East: London: 1970-: 354).

Listing NGR: SY6796479257

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