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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1120975



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Corfe Castle

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Nov-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 10-Mar-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 109323

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CORFE CASTLE WEST STREET (West side) SY 95 81 8/171 Nos. 50 and 50A (formerly 20.11.59 listed as Nos. 117 and 118) GV II Pair of cottages at left end of terrace, originally one house. No. 50A used as outbuilding. Early C18. Coursed rubble stone walls, stone slate roofs, one stone and one brick stack on ridge. One storey and attics. No. 50 has ledged door with small glass panel. Ground floor has 4 casements under flat arches, one with horizontal glazing bars, one in former doorway. Attic has 3 pent-roofed dormers with casements with glazing bars. Internally, main ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintol and bread oven. Some exposed ceiling beams. No 50A has 2 leged doors. Attic has one pent-roofed dormer with casements with glazing-bars. Later brick outbuilding on left. (RCHM, Monument 107. Dorset. Vol II). A National Trust property.

Listing NGR: SY9595481852

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset II South East, (1970)

National Grid Reference: SY 95954 81852


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