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Riverside House

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6475 / 50°38'51"N

Longitude: -2.4205 / 2°25'13"W

OS Eastings: 370362

OS Northings: 83176

OS Grid: SY703831

Mapcode National: GBR PZ.GSJK

Mapcode Global: FRA 57TC.8V5

Entry Name: Riverside House

Listing Date: 14 June 1974

Last Amended: 22 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135189

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467300

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Town: Weymouth and Portland

Electoral Ward/Division: Preston

Built-Up Area: Weymouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Preston with Sutton Poyntz St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


873-1/9/458 (East side (off))
14/06/74 Riverside House
(Formerly Listed as:
MILL LANE, Preston
Riverside House and Riverside


Detached house. Late C18 or early C19. Painted stone block or
rendered, slate roof. A long, single-depth cottage which rises
from the Jordan River on its W side, to an entrance front at a
higher level on the E.
The front is in 2 storeys, with 12-pane sashes in flush boxes
and central C19 door to arched fanlight. The left gable end,
with rendered stack, is plain; there is a further small brick
ridge stack towards the right end. At the far end, returning
at right angles, is a small detached rubble 2-storey
'pavilion' with pyramid slated roof, and 12-pane sashes, with
a plank door.
On the river front there are 2 storeys above a high 'basement'
floor, with 3 bays, some with original 12-pane sashes, and, at
a slight angle to the left, a further bay with a small light
at each floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SY7036283176

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

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