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28 and 30, Greenhill

A Grade II Listed Building in Melcombe Regis, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.62 / 50°37'12"N

Longitude: -2.4491 / 2°26'56"W

OS Eastings: 368328

OS Northings: 80132

OS Grid: SY683801

Mapcode National: GBR PY.CYHJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RF.HQP

Entry Name: 28 and 30, Greenhill

Listing Date: 12 December 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141922

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467643

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT4

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Town: Weymouth and Portland

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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Listing Text


873-1/16/179 (East side)
12/12/53 Nos.28 AND 30


Pair of semi-detached houses. c1820-1840. Painted brickwork or
rendered, slate roofs. The building, entered from Greenhill,
is set back and up from the promenade.
EXTERIOR: sea frontage: E front in painted brickwork is in 2
storeys, attic and basement, 4 windows, and a single window
bay set back at either end. Large flat-roofed dormers are
above 4 shallow arched recesses containing margin-pane sashes,
15-pane to first floor and 25-pane below. The basement has
French doors and casement lights.
Set back to each end is a bay with a 12-pane sash; to No.28 an
arched doorway in 2 orders with plain fanlight and on steps
with nosings, but No.30 has no door. A plain respond band to
the arches, coped parapet, and coped verges to the double
mansard roof, with large square central stack.
To Greenhill No.28 has been modified; painted brickwork, with
a wide C20 dormer above an original 15-pane stair window and a
3-light steel casement and a single-storey flat-roofed
extension, with an arched doorway to the right, and a
projecting gabled wing.
No.30 is rendered and scribed, with a C20 mansard roof to the
left, over the single bay, then a 9-pane sash flat-roofed
dormer above 12-pane sashes and a 15-pane stair sash, all to
flat segmental heads, and C20 door.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
This is the last property of a group immediately N of the main
Esplanade terraces, marking the furthest reach of early C19
development in this direction.

Listing NGR: SY6832880132

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

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