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Harbour House

A Grade II Listed Building in Weymouth, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6065 / 50°36'23"N

Longitude: -2.4535 / 2°27'12"W

OS Eastings: 368002

OS Northings: 78630

OS Grid: SY680786

Mapcode National: GBR PY.DPHX

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.FZP

Entry Name: Harbour House

Listing Date: 18 June 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148080

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467979

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT4

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Town: Weymouth and Portland

Electoral Ward/Division: Weymouth East

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


873-1/24/369 (South side)
18/06/70 No.1
Harbour House


House in row. Late C18 front with later C19 modifications,
late C17 or early C18 back range. Flemish bond brickwork,
squared and coursed Portland stone, tile and slate roofs.
PLAN: a parallel-range building, with an early range behind a
rebuilt front block.
EXTERIOR: the front is in 3 storeys with attic, 3 windows;
2-light flat-roofed dormers above 9-pane sashes, above a large
square flat-roofed 1:3:1-light Victorian oriel with modillion
cornice, and a 12-pane sash. Ground floor has two 4-pane
sashes. The sashes are all to brick voussoirs in painted
reveals and to stone sills; the ground floor sashes also have
a stone keystone. To the right, in a pilaster doorcase with
open pediment is a 6-panel door under radial fanlight, on 4
nosed steps with simple iron handrail. The steps rise to the
height of an ashlar plinth. A plain string at the level of the
bottom of the oriel, and a thin sill band. The blocking and
parapet return at the ends, above a stone modillion cornice.
Large stacks at the gables.
The rear range, in stone with slate roof, is also in 3 storeys
with attic; the stone section with swept-down roof, is set
forward from one bay, left, in brickwork. There are 2
close-set early 8-pane sash dormers above two 12-pane sashes
to flush moulded boxes, brick voussoirs and stone sills, at 3
levels. The set-back section has 6- over 12-pane sashes in
reveals. Both parts have a brick saw-tooth dentil eaves.
INTERIOR not inspected, but likely to be of interest.
This is the grandest of the line of properties facing N across
the Quay, at the point where Trinity Road and Trinity Street

Listing NGR: SY6800278630

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

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