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56, 58, 60 and 62, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Swanage, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6084 / 50°36'30"N

Longitude: -1.9589 / 1°57'31"W

OS Eastings: 403006

OS Northings: 78744

OS Grid: SZ030787

Mapcode National: GBR 459.PLL

Mapcode Global: FRA 67SG.GP2

Entry Name: 56, 58, 60 and 62, High Street

Listing Date: 21 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152403

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108185

Location: Swanage, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Swanage

Built-Up Area: Swanage

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Swanage St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(north side)
Nos 56, 58, 60 and 62
SZ 0378 NW 5/59

1877. Architect: G.Rickmay. Purbeck Stone walls and roof. Stone stacks with
moulded caps. A 3-storey terrace of shops, with basements. Ground floor has C19
and C20 shop fronts framed by Corinthian pilasters and moulded stone cornices.
A shield, probably originally with Coat of Arms, between Nos 58 and 60. On the first
floor each building has a 3-light stone mullioned window with leaded lights under a
store relieving arch. Similar windows to the second floor. Group value with the
Town Hall. The capitals and shield fmom Castle Mondolfo in Italy.

Listing NGR: SZ0300678744

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

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