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Latitude: 50.6067 / 50°36'24"N
Longitude: -2.4499 / 2°26'59"W
OS Eastings: 368262
OS Northings: 78650
OS Grid: SY682786
Mapcode National: GBR PY.DQHV
Mapcode Global: FRA 57RG.HF2
Entry Name: Coastguard Cottages with Boundary Wall and Piers
Listing Date: 22 December 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1313419
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467266
Location: Dorset, Dorset, DT4
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
SY6878NW BARRACK ROAD
873-1/24/14 (North side)
Nos.1-8 (Consecutive) Coastguard
Cottages, with boundary wall and
Coastguard cottages, now terrace of 8 houses. c1880. Flemish
bond brickwork, stone dressings, slate roof. A long row of
dwellings, entered from a terrace on the N side, away from the
street, and facing the Harbour.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; Barrack Road front is in 9x2+1 windows,
all small 12-pane sashes in flush stone dressings with
alternating jambs and stone sills. The gables have raised
coped verges set to bold modelled stone and brick kneelers,
and there are 5 brick ridge stacks with brick cappings. The
right-hand gable end has 2 windows and a plank door with a
3-pane transom light.
The N side is similarly detailed, with 8 original doors under
3-pane transom lights, on 2 stone steps, and each with a
cast-iron foot-scraper and flanked by small single lights. The
cast-iron ogee gutters have down-pipes with an Admiralty
anchor cast on.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: to Barrack Road is a full-width low brick
wall to stone coping at approx 0.65m; at either end are pairs
of square stone gate-piers with low pyramidal cappings. The
wall continues to the right to link with the boundary to Nothe
Included as an unusually complete row of purpose-built housing
of this type. Has group value with the Master's house, Nothe
House (qv), immediately adjoining.
Listing NGR: SY6826278650
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