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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: 1121009



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: 109302

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CORFE CASTLE WEST STREET (East side) SY 95 81 8/150 Nos. 47 (Wayfaring Cottage) 20.11.59 and 49 (formerly listed as Wayfaring Cottage and Hill View) GV II Pair of cottages, probably originally one house. C17. Rubble stone walls, thatched roofs, stone end stacks. One storey and attics. No, 47 has stable door. Ground floor has 2 casements with glazing bars. Attic has 2 dormers with similar casements. Internally, main ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintol. Some exposed ceiling beams. No. 49 has stable door. Ground floor has one casement with glazing bars. Attic has one dormer in roof slope, with 2 horizontally sliding sashes with centre horizontal bar. Stone slate roof below dormer. Roofs partly of jointed cruck construction. (RCHM, Monument 95. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9602281909

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SY 96022 81909


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