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53, 54-55 (Old Postings) and 56, Church Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Durweston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8756 / 50°52'32"N

Longitude: -2.2023 / 2°12'8"W

OS Eastings: 385859

OS Northings: 108474

OS Grid: ST858084

Mapcode National: GBR 1Z7.204

Mapcode Global: FRA 668S.HTP

Plus Code: 9C2VVQGX+63

Entry Name: 53, 54-55 (Old Postings) and 56, Church Road

Listing Date: 12 October 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171775

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103112

Location: Durweston, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Durweston

Built-Up Area: Durweston

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Durweston and Bryanston St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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ST 80 NE

CHURCH ROAD (South-west side)
Nos. 53, 54-55 (Old Postings) and 56



Row of four cottages, now three cottages. Probably mid C18. Rendered and white or colourwashed walls with gable-ended, thatched roof. Brick stacks at various intervals along the ridge. Two storeys, seven irregular window range. No. 56 has C19 sashes with vertical glazing bars. Plank door to left with small square window to extreme left. No. 54-55 has casements with horizontal glazing bars and a plank door near centre. No. 53 has two wrought-iron casements with leaded lights of three lights to the left and of two lights to the right. To the right of these is a plank door with a flat hood on reused carved consoles. To the right of the range is a two light casement. Above are three C19 six-pane sashes.

(RCHM. Dorset. vol III. p 91. no. 10).

Listing NGR: ST8585908474

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