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Drill Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridport, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7326 / 50°43'57"N

Longitude: -2.7608 / 2°45'39"W

OS Eastings: 346400

OS Northings: 92831

OS Grid: SY464928

Mapcode National: GBR PP.0BBN

Mapcode Global: FRA 5734.N88

Plus Code: 9C2VP6MQ+2M

Entry Name: Drill Hall

Listing Date: 19 September 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402226

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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Listing Text

(East Side)

Drill Hall
SY 4692 3/404


1866 (dated). Hammer dressed stone. Pitched slate roof. 1 storey. Lower
lean-to entrance extension, with coped stone gable ends. Centre part of this
breaks forward and is surmounted by coped gable on kneelers: floriate finial:
coat of arms in tympanum: planked doors in segment-headed arch with "First
Dorset Rifle Volunteers. 1866" inscribed. 1 door and 1 casement with glazing
bars, both with keystones. Above entrance are 3 round-arched windows with
glazing bars and keystones, central one tallest.

Listing NGR: SY4640092831

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

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