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107 and 109, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Fortuneswell, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5589 / 50°33'32"N

Longitude: -2.4445 / 2°26'40"W

OS Eastings: 368612

OS Northings: 73333

OS Grid: SY686733

Mapcode National: GBR PY.HZXP

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RL.CGY

Entry Name: 107 and 109, High Street

Listing Date: 17 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 381966

Location: Portland, Dorset, 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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Listing Text


PORTLAND

SY6873 HIGH STREET, Fortuneswell
969-1/3/107 (South side)
Nos.107 AND 109

II

Pair of houses in short row. Early C19. Coursed and squared
stone, double roman tile roof. Two storeys and attic, each
house 1-windowed. Former 16-pane sashes, now without
horizontal bars, to stooled stone cills; left and right C19
3-panel doors with rosettes under small horizontal overlight.
Small plinth, dying to pavement, left; raised alternating
quoins, and raised plain lintel bands at each floor. Right
verge raised and cement rendered, to prominent moulded kneeler
at front; at left end No 105 has been raised on the original
party wall, and a kneeler of the same kind is built in to its
gable wall. Right gable return rendered, with small 4-pane
sash to attic and to first floor. Back has flush quoins, and
two very large C20 dormer windows. Central ridge stack in
brick. An unusual design with larger windows than usual,
becoming isolated by demolitions and C20 changes to
surrounding buildings.
(Royal Commission on Historical Monuments: Dorset: London:
1970-: 255).


Listing NGR: SY6861273333

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