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Wellington Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Weymouth, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6067 / 50°36'23"N

Longitude: -2.4512 / 2°27'4"W

OS Eastings: 368169

OS Northings: 78645

OS Grid: SY681786

Mapcode National: GBR PY.DQ4W

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.GWB

Entry Name: Wellington Court

Listing Date: 22 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313416

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467263

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT4

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Town: Weymouth and Portland

Electoral Ward/Division: Weymouth East

Built-Up Area: Weymouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Weymouth Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


WEYMOUTH

SY6878NW BARRACK ROAD
873-1/24/11 (North West side)
Nos.54-59 (Consecutive)
Wellington Court

GV II

Part of Red Barracks, now block of 6 apartments. Early C19.
Flemish bond brickwork or rendered, slate roof. An L-plan
building in 2 linked parts.
EXTERIOR: the slightly lower range across the NW end has a
short 1-bay return to the higher range to the S, and is in 2
storeys, with three 9-pane sashes at first floor above 2 to
ground floor, with a former doorway, now blocked. In the
re-entrant angle is a hipped porch over panelled doors in each
direction. Above the door on the return is a small oculus. The
left-hand quoins are rendered, as is the return wall. At the
opposite end is a single sash at each level. The whole has a
low-pitched hipped roof.
The linked range is in 2 storeys, 3 windows; 12-pane sashes in
plain reveals to good brick voussoirs and stone sills, the
rendered back wall has 2 sashes at each level, and the outer
gable end is plain. The pyramidal roof has a finial, and is
set to a 2-course brick eaves band. The rear wall, facing the
harbour, has 12-pane sashes, 5 at first floor and 4 below, on
a rubble plinth.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Red Barracks formed part of a chain of
one-troop cavalry stations along the south coast, planned by
the Barrack Master, General Col DeLancey. Part of an
externally complete group.

Listing NGR: SY6816978645

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