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The Red House

A Grade II Listed Building in Weymouth, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6099 / 50°36'35"N

Longitude: -2.4533 / 2°27'11"W

OS Eastings: 368023

OS Northings: 79012

OS Grid: SY680790

Mapcode National: GBR PY.DHKX

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.82V

Plus Code: 9C2VJG5W+XM

Entry Name: The Red House

Listing Date: 8 March 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467297

Location: Dorset, DT4

County: Dorset

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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873-1/21/31 (North side)
08/03/73 Nos.14 AND 15
and The Red House


3 houses in row, with shops, returning to New Street. Early
C19. Rendered, slate roofs.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, attic and basement, each 1 window. A
small flat-roofed dormer and 2 deep 4-pane sash Victorian
dormers, above 2-storey bow oriels with 8:12:8-pane sashes,
and dentil cornices to the top level.
The Red House has a late C19 pilaster shop front with bold
modelled end consoles, and, at the return to New Street, a
plain Tuscan three-quarter column; No.14 has a C20 shop front
under a deep sloping fascia, and No.15 has a very deep bowed
shop front in 12 large panes, set back within the frontage,
and a C19 door on 2 steps, set deep to the right. Under the
bow is a row of shallow lights, to the basement. A mid plat
band at the level of the first-floor oriel cornices, and a
plain coping, and a deep brick stack to the right.
The front to New Street is 3 windows wide, with 2 dormers in a
steep mansard roof above a canted 2-storey oriel with
margin-pane sashes, and 2 blind lights at first and second
floors. At the ground floor, left, is a door under a deep
transom light, and a margin-pane sash. A mid plat band and
coping, and a deep brick stack to the left.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(RCHME: Dorset: South-East: London: 1970-: 346).

Listing NGR: SY6802479011

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