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Latitude: 50.6104 / 50°36'37"N
Longitude: -1.977 / 1°58'37"W
OS Eastings: 401725
OS Northings: 78966
OS Grid: SZ017789
Mapcode National: GBR 33Y.QYY
Mapcode Global: FRA 67RG.7M3
Entry Name: 343 and 345, High Street
Listing Date: 26 June 1952
Last Amended: 21 March 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153072
English Heritage Legacy ID: 108237
Location: Swanage, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19
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
Nos 343 and 345
SZ 0178 3/111 26.6.52 [formerly listed as No 343
(Herston Post Office)]
Now in same ownership as No 2 Bell Street - qv. Used as a shop. Probably C18.
Purbeck Stone walls and roof. Brick stacks. Two storeys and attics. Modern
single-storey shop extension filling a former recessed forecourt. Original building
L-shaped on plan. The western section adjoins the street, balancing the gable end
of No 2 Bell Street. Ground floor has one double-hung sash window with glazing bars.
One blocked doorway. First floor has 3 double-hung sash windows with glazing bars.
Attic has 3 half-dormers with gabled roofs and double-hung sash windows with glazing
bars. Part of an important group at the junction with Bell Street. RCHM Monument 62.
Listing NGR: SZ0172578966
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