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14-19, Brunswick Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Melcombe Regis, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6182 / 50°37'5"N

Longitude: -2.4506 / 2°27'2"W

OS Eastings: 368220

OS Northings: 79926

OS Grid: SY682799

Mapcode National: GBR PY.CY0R

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RF.P3R

Plus Code: 9C2VJG9X+7Q

Entry Name: 14-19, Brunswick Terrace

Listing Date: 12 December 1953

Last Amended: 22 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135195

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467306

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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873-1/18/37 (West side)
12/12/53 Nos.14-19 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.1-20 (Consecutive))


6 houses, part of a terrace of 20. 1823 to 1827. By Morris
Clarke and George Cox (RCHME). Rendered or brickwork, slate
PLAN: narrow frontage houses with double-depth plan, dogleg
staircase to the rear, and lower service wing.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with attic. No.14, although built as part
of the main ensemble, is in unrendered Flemish bond brickwork,
and has a Victorian gabled dormer above a 3-storey canted bay
with plain sashes; at second-floor level is a blind window to
the left.
The arched doorway, to the left, has a plain fanlight above a
reeded transom and panelled door, with a Victorian gabled hood
on ornamental wood brackets; the alterations are very similar
to those made to No.10 (qv) in the same terrace.
Nos 15-19 are identical, with a flat-roofed dormer above two
12-pane sashes at second floor (one of these blind to No.15),
and a 2-storey flat bow with 8:12:8-pane sashes and an arched
doorway to the left, with plain fanlight above a reeded
transom and panelled door.
There are plat bands above ground and first floors, a small
moulded cornice, blocking course and parapet. Each house has a
deep brick stack to the right party wall.
The backs have a very deep mansard roof, with a raking dormer
and a second, lower dormer with glazing-bar sash to No.15;
there are 12-pane sashes in the rear wall, and 1 or 2-storey
gabled rear ranges. Between Nos 16 & 17 the ridge stack is
extended out and down, above roof level, in a form resembling
a large buttress.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
This is the least altered group in the terrace, which is the
last of the formal terraces at the N end of the Esplanade.
(RCHME: Dorset: South-East: London: 1970-: 354; Buildings of
England: Newman J & Pevsner N: Dorset: London: 1972-: 454).

Listing NGR: SY6822079926

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