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15, Cornmarket, Wimborne Minster

Description: 15, Cornmarket

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 107034

OS Grid Reference: SZ0089299992
OS Grid Coordinates: 400892, 99992
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7995, -1.9887

Location: 5 Church Street, Wimborne Minster, Dorset BH21 1JL

Locality: Wimborne Minster
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 1JL

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Listing Text

(north side)
No 15
SZ 0099 NE 2/11 14.6.52 (formerly listed as
Oddfellows' Hall)
Dated 1758. Brick walls, tiled roof. Two storeys, gable end to Cornmarket. Ground
storey originally open, with round brick arches carried on brick piles with stone caps -
arches now infilled. Elevation facing Cornmarket has arches infilled with a pair of
modern doors. Plat band at first floor level. Venetian window to first floor, - centre
light glazed, - side lights blocked; moulded architrave and entablature. Projecting
brick pilasters at each end of the facade, with moulded brick caps. Plat band at
ceiling level. Flemish style gable with stone inscribed - "This edifice was erected
with the affiliance of the neighbouring gentlemen, by the Friendly Society of this town,
for their life. 1758". Side - (east) elevation has 4 arches on the ground floor, -
3 now filled with double-hung sash windows with glazing bars, - one with a later door.
First floor has 4 double-hung sash windows with glazing bars, Moulded brick modillion
cornice to eaves. Internally, the C18 staircase survives, but the balusters have been
covered. The main upper hall retains its cornice, but has been divided by modern
partitions. RCHM Monument 40.

Listing NGR: SZ0088699996

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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