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2, Cornmarket, Wimborne Minster

Description: 2, Cornmarket

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 107037

OS Grid Reference: SZ0089199964
OS Grid Coordinates: 400891, 99964
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7992, -1.9887

Location: Cook Row, 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

(south side)
SZ 0099 NE 2/14 14.6.52 No 2
(formerly listed as George Inn)
Late C18 - maybe of earlier origin. Rendered walls, slate roof. Two storeys. Ground
floor has central door with simple classical surround and pedimented hood. Left of the
door is one double-hung sash window with glazing bars. Right of the door is a 3-light
double-hung sash window with glazing bars, - probably a later insertion. Plat band at
first floor level. First floor has 3 double-hung sash windows with glazing bars. Left -
(east) of the main building a passage leads to the rear. The room above this, now part
of No 2 is similar in character to No 1, ie of earlier C18 date. Rendered walls, tiled
roof with stone eaves course. Brick dentil course to eaves. Brick stack, Venetian
window with glazing bars. RCHM Monument 43.

Listing NGR: SZ0089199964

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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