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The Spice Ship Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6465 / 50°38'47"N

Longitude: -2.4183 / 2°25'6"W

OS Eastings: 370517

OS Northings: 83065

OS Grid: SY705830

Mapcode National: GBR PZ.H105

Mapcode Global: FRA 57TC.HN1

Entry Name: The Spice Ship Inn

Listing Date: 14 June 1974

Last Amended: 22 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096718

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467823

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text


SY7083 PRESTON ROAD, Preston
873-1/9/481 (South side)
14/06/74 No.236
The Spice Ship Inn
(Formerly Listed as:
The Ship Inn)


Inn. Early C19. Painted rubble, slate roof; service wing to
the right rubble with brick dressings and slate roof.
The main building is a long 2-storey range with low-pitched
hipped roof; this has a long central rear wing with slightly
lower ridge and outer gable end. The right end has a painted
brick bay connecting to the service unit with central flush
2 storeys, 7 windows, sashes with plank external shutters; at
first floor are five 9-pane, with a blind opening far left,
and, at a lower level to right, a 12-pane. Ground floor has
four 16-pane, to cambered lintels; to the far left is a
6-panel flush C19 door, and far right, in the painted brick
link, a further 16-pane with shutters. At the centre, to a
cambered arch, a pair of glazed doors to a lobby with internal
doors. The back includes flat dormer windows, and has a
rounded outer corner to the W end. The later range has a stack
to its left, a loading door above a shuttered opening, and a
large loading bay with C20 shutter on the gable end.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SY7051783065

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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