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Grosvenor Place (Terrace)

A Grade II Listed Building in Weymouth, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.609 / 50°36'32"N

Longitude: -2.4526 / 2°27'9"W

OS Eastings: 368072

OS Northings: 78911

OS Grid: SY680789

Mapcode National: GBR PY.DHRQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.8BY

Plus Code: 9C2VJG5W+JX

Entry Name: Grosvenor Place (Terrace)

Listing Date: 22 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145939

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467555

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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Listing Text


873-1/24/118 (West side)
Nos.33 AND 34
Grosvenor Place (terrace)


Marked on OS as Nos 3 and 4 Grosvenor Place.
2 houses, now restaurant and commercial premises. Late C18
with late C19 extension. Rendered, slate roofs. The 2 houses,
facing to the E, return with a long frontage facing N, across
which for most of the width is a stepped-forward glazed
EXTERIOR: the E front is in 2 distinctive sections, each 3
storeys with 1-window width; the left half has an unusual
canted bay in lightweight structure, with thin mullions, and
glazing full-storey height, with decorative cresting, and a
door to the right. The right half has a 2-storey canted plain
sash oriel, with moulded cornices, above two 2-light display
windows; to the right is a one-storey glazed extension c2m
wide. Remains of a moulded cornice, blocking course and
parapet, and there is a central brick stack.
The long return, facing N, is in scribed rendering, in 3
storeys with 3+2+2 windows, all sashes; at second floor is a
painted-in 9-pane, then four 9-pane and two 4-pane. First
floor has a pair of French doors, a painted-in 12-pane, three
12-pane (plus a small inserted extra light) and two 4-pane.
This part has a good moulded cornice, blocking course and
parapet, and a hipped roof with 3 stacks. Across the ground
floor is the projecting section under a flat roof with
continuous display frontage in large panes, with recessed
doors to the left, and a flush door to No.33. Set back to the
right, in the main plane, is a 4-pane sash and a door.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
The building forms a visual stop at the point in the Esplanade
where Augusta Place steps forward to Grosvenor Place.

Listing NGR: SY6807078912

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

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