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Prince of Wales Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Melcombe Regis, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6138 / 50°36'49"N

Longitude: -2.455 / 2°27'17"W

OS Eastings: 367906

OS Northings: 79441

OS Grid: SY679794

Mapcode National: GBR PY.D939

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.1D4

Entry Name: Prince of Wales Public House

Listing Date: 14 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096733

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467791

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


873-1/20/244 (West side)
14/06/74 Nos.47 AND 49
Prince of Wales Public House


Public house. Early C19. Rendered, slate roof. No.47 was a
small one-bay house, with a flat-roofed dormer behind the
parapet, and an 8:12:8-pane bow oriel above a late C19 shop
front, with recessed glazed door to the left.
The main building, No.49, is in 2 storeys and attic, returning
to Bath Street, with corner entry, corresponding with the
splayed entry to the Duke of Albany Public House opposite
(qv). There is one flat-roofed dormer above 2 bold canted
oriels with plain sashes and panelled skirts. The left oriel
is above a plain sash, and the right is over a wide 3-light
window with 2 shallow transom lights and a moulded cornice;
this window is repeated on the return to Bath Street. A
panelled door to an arched opening, far left, but the main
entry is on the splay, with a pair of curved panelled doors
between slender Doric attached columns under a moulded
quadrant cornice. A small plinth, moulded cornice, blocking
course and coped parapet which return to a plain gable with a
small plain light. No stacks are visible.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SY6790679441

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

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