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Latitude: 50.6466 / 50°38'47"N
Longitude: -2.4195 / 2°25'10"W
OS Eastings: 370435
OS Northings: 83069
OS Grid: SY704830
Mapcode National: GBR PZ.H0Q2
Mapcode Global: FRA 57TC.H6W
Entry Name: Post Office
Listing Date: 14 June 1974
Last Amended: 22 December 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1096712
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467817
Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT3
District: Weymouth and Portland
Electoral Ward/Division: Preston
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Weymouth
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Preston with Sutton Poyntz St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY7083 PRESTON ROAD, Preston
873-1/9/477 (South side)
(Formerly Listed as:
PRESTON ROAD, Preston
Detached house, set gable to the road. Dated 1747. Rubble,
thatch roof. 2-room central-entry plan.
The main front, facing W is 2 storeys, 2 windows; 2- and
3-light small-pane wood casements with central part-glazed
door under a small gable hood. Above the door a panel
inscribed I/RM/1747/May 29. The gable to the road is plain,
with a door to the right, and there are small brick gable
stacks. The rear has a 2-light casement at each level, far
left. Attached to the rear, parallel with the road, is a
single-storey gabled range, a former workshop, with corrugated
roof and rubble walls with a small single and a larger 6-pane
fixed light , to the left of a wide pair of doors under a deep
INTERIOR: not inspected.
One of a compact group of early houses in this part of the
(RCHME: Dorset, South-East: London: 1970-: 362).
Listing NGR: SY7043583069
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