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135 with Front Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Fortuneswell, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5591 / 50°33'32"N

Longitude: -2.4456 / 2°26'44"W

OS Eastings: 368531

OS Northings: 73353

OS Grid: SY685733

Mapcode National: GBR PY.HZL9

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RL.C1Q

Entry Name: 135 with Front Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 24 September 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 381967

Location: Portland, Dorset, Dorset, DT5

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

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
969-1/3/108 (South side)
24/09/53 No.135
135 with front boundary wall

GV II

House at end of row. Late C17 or early C18. Portland ashlar,
asbestos- cement slate roof. Wide symmetrical frontage, 2
storeys and attic, 2-windowed. Two small raking dormers with
2-light casements above 3-light stone chamfer-mullion
casements to flush plat surrounds. Central C20 door under
slated stone gabled porch. Slightly raised verges, gable
stacks, to left, cropped to ridge level, to right with
capping. Back has 2 large C20 dormers but also small 2-light
casement in flush surround and small single light to first
floor; flat-roofed extension full width. Interior not
inspected, but said to retain plank and muntin partitions.
Subsidiary features: at front, to left, a boundary wall in
large square block and c 1.6m high, no coping, runs along the
party boundary to join lower (c 1m) front boundary wall with
central plain square stone piers to gateway. Interior said
(RCHM) to retain plank and muntin partitions. The end property
to the best remaining group in Underhill.
(Royal Commission on Historical Monuments: Dorset: London:
1970-: 255).


Listing NGR: SY6853173353

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