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Latitude: 50.7153 / 50°42'54"N
Longitude: -2.4375 / 2°26'14"W
OS Eastings: 369208
OS Northings: 90717
OS Grid: SY692907
Mapcode National: GBR PY.RFTR
Mapcode Global: FRA 57S6.26V
Entry Name: 6, High West Street
Listing Date: 8 May 1950
Last Amended: 8 May 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324037
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104346
Location: Dorchester, West Dorset, Dorset, DT1
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Dorchester
Built-Up Area: Dorchester
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Dorchester and West Stafford
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
1. HIGH WEST STREET
(South Side )
(Formerly listed as
Judge Jeffrey's Lodgings).
SY 6990 7/45
C17. On site of Abbot of Abbotsbury's town house. Timber-framing and plaster.
3 storeys and cellar. Slate roof. Ground floor, which projects, has dentilled
cornice with stop-moulded posts. Between these are windows and 2 circular-headed
porches, with drop finials and ornamental spandrels. 2 ledged doors (1 original)
in moulded frames. On 1st floor are 2 square bays, one 8 light, 1 6 light,
with transomes. 2nd floor, which overhangs, has 2 6-light oriels. Small gallery
between bays on 1st floor. Interior retains many original features, but there
has been much restoration both externally and internally.
Listing NGR: SY6921190705
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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