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The Britannia Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Fortuneswell, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.5586 / 50°33'30"N

Longitude: -2.4413 / 2°26'28"W

OS Eastings: 368838

OS Northings: 73297

OS Grid: SY688732

Mapcode National: GBR PZ.2SZ3

Mapcode Global: FRA 57SL.6RV

Plus Code: 9C2VHH55+CF

Entry Name: The Britannia Inn

Listing Date: 17 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205537

English Heritage Legacy ID: 381943

Location: Portland, Dorset, DT5

County: Dorset

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

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SY6873 FORTUNESWELL, Fortuneswell
969-1/3/102 (South West side)
Britannia Inn


Inn. Mid to late C19. Rendered, slate roof. Long L-plan with
main block to Hambro Road. Three storeys with basement,
2-windowed. At second floor 4-pane sashes in plat band,
blocked ends to cills, above deeper 4-pane sash with moulded
architrave and cornice, plain cill. Ground floor has original
part-glazed front in rusticated pilasters carrying full-width
fascia on 5-light wide window above 2 painted panels. To left
a C19 part glazed door with plain overlight, and with blocked
doorway, right. Bold moulded cornice and blocking course with
2 finials to raised centre with small scroll supporters. Brick
stacks to right eaves. Left, in Belle Vue Terrace, a 1+2
windowed frontage, with, left, 16-pane sashes in plat band at
two levels, then between pilasters, paired small 4-pane,
separated by panel with, in raised sans-serif BRITANNIA, over
an arched panel with flat shell motif and 'EPCo', all above
continuous cornice and fascia above 3 windows and 3 doors with
small-paned casements above glazed olive green wall tiling.
Pilasters to end of frontage and to doors. To right, at
second-floor level, a diamond set panel with arms above a bold
raised square panel with ELDRIDGE POPE & CO. An unaltered C19
pub design.

Listing NGR: SY6883873297

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