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St Joseph's, Wimborne Minster

Description: St Joseph's

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 107091

OS Grid Reference: SZ0096599884
OS Grid Coordinates: 400965, 99884
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7985, -1.9877

Location: King Street, Wimborne Minster, Dorset BH21 1DY

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
No 5 (St Jospeh's)
SZ 0099 NE 2/67 14.6.52
Probably C16 origin. Timber framed walls, partly replaced with brick. Tiled roofs
with stone eaves courses. Brick stack. L-shaped plan. Through-passage at west
end. Two storeys and attics. Elevation facing King Street has a cross gable
containing the upper storey windows. Ground floor has a wide ledged door leading
to the through-passage, and one modern casement window with lead lights, and
shutters. First floor has one original oak mullioned window with lead lights.
Attic has one small original mullioned window. Carved heads to the main oak corner
posts. East elevation has exposed timber framing, partly replaced with brick, and
modern timber casement windows. Signs of earlier built-up openings. Interior has
deep chamfered beams in first floor. Good example of early town house.
RCHM Monument 17.

Listing NGR: SZ0096699883

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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