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Nos 53, 54 (Old Postings) and 55

A Grade II Listed Building in Blandford Forum, 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: Nos 53, 54 (Old Postings) and 55

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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Listing Text


6/24 Nos. 53, 54 (Old Postings)
and 55

Row of 4 cottages, now 3 cottages. Probably mid C18. Rendered and white or
colourwashed walls with gable-ended, thatched roof. Brick stacks at various
intervals along the ridge. 2 storeys, 7 irregular window range. No. 53 has
C19 sashes with vertical glazing bars. Plank door to left with small square
window to extreme left. No. 54 has casements with horizontal glazing bars and
a plank door near centre. No. 55 has 2 wrought-iron casements with leaded
lights of 3 lights to the left and of 2 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 2 light casement. Above are 3 C19 6-pane sashes.
(RCHM. Dorset. vol III. p 91. no. 10).

Listing NGR: ST8585908474

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