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Numbers 68 and 70 and Attached Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Melcombe Regis, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6143 / 50°36'51"N

Longitude: -2.4544 / 2°27'15"W

OS Eastings: 367944

OS Northings: 79495

OS Grid: SY679794

Mapcode National: GBR PY.D38L

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RF.TX6

Entry Name: Numbers 68 and 70 and Attached Wall

Listing Date: 14 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467796

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

(East side)
Numbers 68 and 70,
14.06.1974 And attached wall


Pair of houses at end of row. c1820-1840. Rendered, concrete tile.2 storeys and attic, 2+1 windows; No.68 has a large C20 flat-roofed dormer (added since the former listing), and No.70 an original 6-pane sash dormer. Each house has an 8:12:8-pane sash bow oriel with moulded cornice, and No.68 has a 12-pane sash in reveals to the right, C20 shop front to No.68, and C19 pilaster shop front to No.70, with wide glazed door under shallow transom light to the right. Outer gable stack to each; No.68 has a plain rendered gable, to Albert Street, with a paired sash at first floor and a blocked former arched doorway, and with a low slated wing with door and 2 windows. No.70 has a plain return gable, and brick back. INTERIOR of No.68 has iron posts on ground floor supporting first floor, some interior partitions removed, Victorian staircase, its balustrade partly missing. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached to rear of No.70 is a rubble wall raised in brick with brick coping, approx 10m long, to a small 2-storey gabled range. RCHME: Dorset, South-East: London: 1970-: 355).

Listing NGR: SY6794479495

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