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2 and 4, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Swanage, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6076 / 50°36'27"N

Longitude: -1.9515 / 1°57'5"W

OS Eastings: 403528

OS Northings: 78649

OS Grid: SZ035786

Mapcode National: GBR 459.ZBL

Mapcode Global: FRA 67SG.KK2

Plus Code: 9C2WJ25X+2C

Entry Name: 2 and 4, High Street

Listing Date: 21 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108180

Location: Swanage, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Swanage

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Swanage St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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(north side)
Nos 2 and 4
(Marine Villas)
SZ 0378 4/54

Built 1825 by William Morton Pitt as Baths, Billiard and Coffee Rooms. Designed
by Charles Wallis of Dorchester. Now a pair of semi-detached villas in Regency style.
Rendered walls and low-pitched slate roofs. Two storeys. Slightly projecting bays
at each end with arched recesses. Three doors - 6-panelled, with trellised porches
and 2 round-headed windows to ground floor. Four plain-headed windows to first floor.
All windows originally double-hung sashes with glazing bars. Some modern replacements.
RCHM Monument 9.

Listing NGR: SZ0352878649

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