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Latitude: 50.5463 / 50°32'46"N
Longitude: -2.4358 / 2°26'8"W
OS Eastings: 369220
OS Northings: 71923
OS Grid: SY692719
Mapcode National: GBR PZ.3N98
Mapcode Global: FRA 57SM.8X2
Plus Code: 9C2VGHW7+GM
Entry Name: Stanley House
Listing Date: 16 January 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205481
English Heritage Legacy ID: 381935
Location: Portland, Dorset, DT5
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
SY6871 EASTON STREET, Easton
969-1/4/41 (East side)
House in row. Dated 1760. Squared and coursed stone block,
slate roof with clay ridge. Two-room heated plan with central
through passage and rear wing to right. Symmetrical 3-storey,
2-window frontage with classical porch. Three-light casements
with stone chamfered mullions with flush surrounds; at ground
and first floors with flush plat surrounds, but top floor has
coursed jambs. RCHM suggest top floor added, but masonry
appears identical with lower work. Central porch with side
walls to half-round Doric columns and moulded pediment. Back
wing similar, on one floor only, with a 3-light casement
window as front. Stone stack with skirt and moulded capping,
left, and brick stack right. An added swept-down unit at back.
Interior has small dressed stone fireplaces to each
ground-floor room, and a C19 tight winder stair in right room;
wing entered through opening with cambered head, and a similar
opening with hollow mould surround on north wall of wing,
formerly an external door. First-floor fireplace with moulded
jambs has, on lintol, 2 beehives and inscription: "1760:
William Pearce and Rebecca his wife builded this House".
(Royal Commission on Historical Monuments: Dorset: London:
Listing NGR: SY6922071923
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