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Belfield Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Weymouth, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6045 / 50°36'16"N

Longitude: -2.4633 / 2°27'47"W

OS Eastings: 367307

OS Northings: 78413

OS Grid: SY673784

Mapcode National: GBR PY.DT06

Mapcode Global: FRA 57QG.Q58

Entry Name: Belfield Terrace

Listing Date: 12 December 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468037

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT4

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Town: Weymouth and Portland

Electoral Ward/Division: Weymouth West

Built-Up Area: Weymouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Weymouth Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


873-1/26/414 (North side)
12/12/53 Nos.8 AND 10
Belfield Terrace


Pair of semi-detached houses in row. Early C19. Rendered,
hipped slate roof.
PLAN: double-depth, with wide spiral stair in hemicycle to
flat roof at either end.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attic and basement, developing to full 3
storeys at back. Each house has a 6- and a 9-pane flat-roofed
dormer with slate cheeks, above 12-pane sashes in plain
reveals, with stone sills, and the basement has a 2-light
casement in an area contained by cast-iron rails.
To right and left are plain arched openings over 6-panel
fielded doors with fanlight, on a single stone step. The rear
has 9-pane dormers above 12-pane sashes, and each has a wide
8:16:8-pane sash orioel bow, with inserted steel casements
below. A steel escape stair at either end. No.10 is linked to
No.12 (qv).
INTERIOR: the ground floor and basement only of No.10 were
inspected, but detail in No.8 reputed to be similar. The stone
spiral stair has an elliptical radial skylight; in No.10 the
stair is said formerly to have descended a further level to a
well, but this now blocked. There are good reeded cornices,
and original window shutters. Later C19 fireplaces in marble
to ground floor rooms.
Part of a group of 3 pairs of semi-detached houses, with No.4
and Nos 12 & 14 (qqv).
(RCHME: Dorset, South-East: London: 1970-: 346).

Listing NGR: SY6730778413

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