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Boundary Wall, Railings, Gate Pier and Plaque to East of Netherton Nursing Home

A Grade II Listed Building in Weymouth, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6063 / 50°36'22"N

Longitude: -2.4604 / 2°27'37"W

OS Eastings: 367519

OS Northings: 78610

OS Grid: SY675786

Mapcode National: GBR PY.DMNC

Mapcode Global: FRA 57QG.R8V

Entry Name: Boundary Wall, Railings, Gate Pier and Plaque to East of Netherton Nursing Home

Listing Date: 22 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467859

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT4

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Town: Weymouth and Portland

Electoral Ward/Division: Weymouth East

Built-Up Area: Weymouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Weymouth Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


WEYMOUTH

SY6778NE RODWELL ROAD
873-1/23/253 (West side)
Boundary wall, railings, gate pier
and plaque to east of Netherton
Nursing Home

GV II

Gate pier, dwarf boundary wall with railings, commemorative
plaque. Mid C18 with 1851 plaque. Wall and plaque in Portland
ashlar, cast-iron railings.
The pier, approx 2.3m high, is in banded ashlar, with a
capping on modillion cornice, and moulded base. The dwarf
wall, in large stone block with weathered coping, dies to the
pavement on the left, and rises to approx 0.45m to the right,
where it curves back towards the main front; here there is a
C20 gate, but the wall carries simple railings.
The plain stone plaque stands on the wall coping at the
right-hand end, with an inscription in capitals: THIS
INSCRIPTION IS INSERTED TO COMMEMORATE THE DISINTERESTED
CONDUCT OF JOHN CREE ESQUIRE A MAGISTRATE FOR THIS COUNTY BY
WHOSE UNTIRING EXERTIONS AIDED BY A SUBSCRIPTION THIS
DANGEROUS APPROACH TO WEYMOUTH WAS WIDENED TEN FEET MAY 1ST
1851.

Listing NGR: SY6751978610

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

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