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Sugar Loaf Cafe

A Grade II Listed Building in Weston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.5459 / 50°32'45"N

Longitude: -2.4369 / 2°26'12"W

OS Eastings: 369136

OS Northings: 71880

OS Grid: SY691718

Mapcode National: GBR PZ.3MZ7

Mapcode Global: FRA 57SM.8FZ

Entry Name: Sugar Loaf Cafe

Listing Date: 17 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203109

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382007

Location: Portland, Dorset, Dorset, DT5

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Civil Parish: Portland

Built-Up Area: Weston

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Portland All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


PORTLAND

SY6871 REFORNE, Easton
969-1/4/47 (North side)
No.4
Sugar Loaf Cafe

GV II

House and shop in row. Late C17, or early C18. Rendered, but
return gable, left, in good squared cut stone; asbestos cement
slate roof. Built as a two-room heated cross-passage plan. Two
storeys and attic, 2 windows. 4-pane sashes, but with enlarged
opening in plate-glass bottom left, a former display window.
Near-central C20 glazed door. Left gable return includes a
blocked small attic light in chamfered flush surround; large
kneeler stones to gable. There are also blocked single-light
windows in the right-hand party wall, visible inside No 30,
Easton Square (qv). Back has added C20 elements, but retains
central gabled section with kneelers, most coping stones
missing (June 1991), and with a former chamfer surround light
now with later casement at first-floor level. Interior retains
rough chamfered transverse beams, deep bressumer fireplace to
solid stone cheeks to right, flanked by rough timber beams or
joists in recess to left, one 4-panel fielded door, and a door
with wide planks to a winder staircase, centre back. Property
extended at back. This property is visually part of Easton
Square, part of a group with Nos 30 and 31 (qqv) in the
Square.
(Royal Commission on Historical Monuments: Dorset: London:
1970-: 256).


Listing NGR: SY6913671880

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