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27 and 29, West Allington

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bridport, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7342 / 50°44'3"N

Longitude: -2.7644 / 2°45'51"W

OS Eastings: 346148

OS Northings: 93015

OS Grid: SY461930

Mapcode National: GBR PP.09C4

Mapcode Global: FRA 5734.DV6

Plus Code: 9C2VP6MP+M6

Entry Name: 27 and 29, West Allington

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1228694

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403209

Location: Bridport, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Bridport

Built-Up Area: Bridport

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bridport St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Nos 27 & 29
SY 4693 2/27 23.ll.50.


Late C18 or early C19. Red brick. 2 storeys. L-shaped block. Frontage of
No 27 is set back and has parapet with stucco pilasters and sunk stucco panels,
rectangular and lozenge-shaped. Doorway and ground floor windows are round-headed
and are set in sunk arched panels. Screen wall has pointed doorway. No 29
which abuts on road, has similar parapet. 2 elaborate mid Cl9 shop windows
have moulded pilasters with capitals incorporating flowers, animals and birds.
Foliated cast iron mullions. Fascia boards have scrollwork in angles and that
facing road has a cresting of scroll work and vine pattern. Rear has sash
with Gothick glazing bars and stained glass. Interior has spiral cast-iron
staircase and other contemporary fittings. Shopfront was apparently built
for a tailor in 1845 and has always been a local curiosity.

Nos 17 to 35 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: SY4615293015

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