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15 and 16, Custom House Quay

A Grade II Listed Building in Weymouth, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6077 / 50°36'27"N

Longitude: -2.4518 / 2°27'6"W

OS Eastings: 368124

OS Northings: 78760

OS Grid: SY681787

Mapcode National: GBR PY.DPYQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.GM6

Plus Code: 9C2VJG5X+37

Entry Name: 15 and 16, Custom House Quay

Listing Date: 14 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272126

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467447

Location: Dorset, DT4

County: Dorset

Electoral Ward/Division: Melcombe Regis

Built-Up Area: Weymouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Radipole and Melcombe Regis

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Description


WEYMOUTH

SY6878NW CUSTOM HOUSE QUAY
873-1/24/67 (North side)
14/06/74 Nos.15 AND 16

GV II

Pair of houses at end of row, returning to South Parade. Late
C18 or early C19. Rendered, concrete tile mansard roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, each 1 window; a raking 4-pane sash
dormer above a bold canted oriel with plain sash, dentilled
cornice carried across full width, and simple panelled skirt;
interior panelled shutters to No.16.
Ground floor has a 4-pane sash, and centred are arched
doorways, with keystone, in reeded pilasters and with a reeded
transom under a painted fanlight, to 6-panel doors (partly
glazed to No.15).
A small plinth, high blocking-course and coped parapet.
Each gable has a very deep, narrow stack, that to the right
raised in brickwork to clear the adjoining higher property.
Left gable is plain, with an offset, and with a wide door with
margin-pane glazing. Rear is in painted brick, with a 9-pane
above 12-pane sash to each property. No.16 also has a 9-pane
raking dormer.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Although somewhat altered, the houses retain the scale of the
earlier buildings on the quayside.
(RCHME: Dorset, South-East: London: 1970-: 347).

Listing NGR: SY6812478762

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