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Boundary Wall to West of Hm Young Offenders Institution

A Grade II Listed Building in Grove, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5496 / 50°32'58"N

Longitude: -2.4228 / 2°25'22"W

OS Eastings: 370139

OS Northings: 72291

OS Grid: SY701722

Mapcode National: GBR PZ.3KSG

Mapcode Global: FRA 57TM.1XS

Entry Name: Boundary Wall to West of Hm Young Offenders Institution

Listing Date: 17 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206536

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382084

Location: Portland, Dorset, Dorset, DT5

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Civil Parish: Portland

Built-Up Area: Grove

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


VORTLAND

SY67SW GROVE ROAD, Grove
969-1/1/141 (East side)
Boundary wall to W of HM Young
Offenders Institution

GV II

Boundary wall. 1848. Squared dressed Portland block. Very
lofty enclosing wall with series of raised sections, runs from
north to south for 26 bays divided by flat pilasters, and
returns towards Gatehouse (qv) with 2 further bays, total
length c 520m. Rises c 7m, and c9m in raised sections. With
the boundary wall to the north of Grove Road (qv), and the
walls to the Church and School group (qv), this is a
significant visual element of this street.


Listing NGR: SY7013972291

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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