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Latitude: 50.5611 / 50°33'39"N
Longitude: -2.4477 / 2°26'51"W
OS Eastings: 368384
OS Northings: 73574
OS Grid: SY683735
Mapcode National: GBR PY.HR2S
Mapcode Global: FRA 57RL.47F
Plus Code: 9C2VHH62+CW
Entry Name: Conjuror's Lodge
Listing Date: 17 May 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1203079
English Heritage Legacy ID: 381925
Location: Portland, Dorset, DT5
Civil Parish: Portland
Built-Up Area: Fortuneswell
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Portland All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY6873 CLEMENT'S LANE, Chesil
969-1/3/22 (South East side)
Workshop and store. Late C18 or early C19. Squared and dressed
stone front, rubble returns, corrugated asbestos-cement roof.
A long narrow building in two storeys set gable to street,
with loading-bay door centrally to first floor above larger
pair of C20 doors in plat band surround, offset to right at
ground floor. Raised verge, dressed flush alternating quoins.
To right a straight-flight stone external flight of steps with
stone balustrade rises to door at first floor. Towards back a
glazing bar sash at each level. This property is reputed to
have been used during the C19 by a breakaway Dissenting sect,
whence its strange name. A rare surviving example of this
building type on Portland, which, like Ranter's Lodge (q.v.),
has historical interest in tracing the development of
non-conformity which was an important facter in the island's
Listing NGR: SY6838473574
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