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Latitude: 50.6138 / 50°36'49"N
Longitude: -2.4546 / 2°27'16"W
OS Eastings: 367929
OS Northings: 79442
OS Grid: SY679794
Mapcode National: GBR PY.D95H
Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.1JH
Entry Name: Carters Cottages
Listing Date: 14 June 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1147975
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468012
Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT4
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
SY6779SE TURTON STREET
873-1/20/402 (North side)
14/06/74 Nos.14-18 (Consecutive)
Terrace of 5 cottages, formerly almshouses. An inscribed stone
gives 'S & M C 1835'. Squared and coursed Portland stone,
slate roof. A straight row of single-depth cottages with
low-pitched hipped roof and flat-roofed rear extension, set
gable-end to Park Street. No.14 is double-fronted, the others
have a single bay.
2 storeys, 6 windows, all in pointed arches with stone
voussoirs, a small 2-light casement, retaining horizontal bar
in No.18 only, and under a plain pointed transom light; in
No.16 at first floor the casement replaced by a single square
light. The first-floor windows are set well below the eaves
level. All 6 doors are replacements, under voussoirs with a
slight central key; No.14 has a large C20 porch, Nos 15 & 16
are under a lean-to slate hood. There are 2 square ridge
stacks, one centrally, and the other towards the left end. The
right end has a lower slated outbuilding. The flat-roofed
extension is very shallow, and occupies what was a 1.5m gap
between the almshouses and adjacent buildings in Park Street.
INTERIOR not inspected.
(RCHME: Dorset, South-East: London: 1970-: 355).
Listing NGR: SY6792979442
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