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Latitude: 50.6075 / 50°36'26"N
Longitude: -1.9539 / 1°57'14"W
OS Eastings: 403358
OS Northings: 78639
OS Grid: SZ033786
Mapcode National: GBR 459.YMM
Mapcode Global: FRA 67SG.JM9
Entry Name: The Rookery
Listing Date: 21 March 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119880
English Heritage Legacy ID: 108259
Location: Swanage, Dorset, Dorset, BH19
Civil Parish: Swanage
Built-Up Area: Swanage
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Swanage St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SZ 0378 NW 5/132
Built c1830 by William Morton Pitt as a Custom House and Library. Two storeys and
basement. Rendered walls and low-pitched slate roof. The main elevation to Seymer
Road has 4 windows on the first floor and 3 windows and an entrance door on the
ground floor. The windows at the north end on each floor are blocked. Double-hung
sashes with glazing bars. The doorway has a classical pedimented hood, with reeded
pilasters, and fanlight. Later conservatories on north and east sides. RCHM Monument 51
Listing NGR: SZ0335878639
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