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Premises of J and J Loader wheatsheaf (The Old Assembly Rooms)

A Grade II Listed Building in Sturminster Newton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9262 / 50°55'34"N

Longitude: -2.3048 / 2°18'17"W

OS Eastings: 378675

OS Northings: 114131

OS Grid: ST786141

Mapcode National: GBR 0X0.S5L

Mapcode Global: FRA 661N.KX0

Plus Code: 9C2VWMGW+F3

Entry Name: Premises of J and J Loader wheatsheaf (The Old Assembly Rooms)

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Last Amended: 20 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102451

Location: Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Sturminster Newton

Built-Up Area: Sturminster Newton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sturminster Newton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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8/163 Premises of J and J
Loader and Wheatsheaf
4.10.60 (The Old Assembly Rooms)
(formerly listed as
Premises formerly
Crown Inn)


Assembly rooms and inn, now two shops, c 1800. Coursed and squared rubble,
slate roof with brick end stacks. Symmetrical. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Ground
floor has 2 C20 shop fronts flanking a central passage to the rear under an
eliptical arch. The upper floor has 3 3-light sashes in moulded architraves
with glazing bars under flat arches. Formerly the Crown Inn. "RCHM, Dorset
Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 279, no 24. Newman, J and Pevsner, N "The Buildings
of England: Dorset", Penguin, 1972, p 407.

Listing NGR: ST7867614128

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