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Poorhouse Barn The Old Barn, Wool

Description: Poorhouse Barn The Old Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 108904

OS Grid Reference: SY8466786585
OS Grid Coordinates: 384667, 86585
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6787, -2.2184

Location: 18 Spring Street, Winfrith Newburgh BH20 6DB

Locality: Wool
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 6DB

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Listing Text

SY 8486
4.7.75 (West Side)

The Old Barn, and
Poorhouse Barn.
(Formerly listed as
Poorhouse Barn)


Former barn, now converted into two houses. C18 origin. Walls part plastered, part
stone, part brick, tiled roof. Two storeys. Large projecting central cart porch
with hipped roof. Lower part of this glazed, with heavy timber mullions - upper
part weatherboarded, incorporating a hardwood casement window. On each side of the
cart porch a single-storey porch with tiled roof. Modern hardwood casement windows
on ground and first floors.
RCHM Monument 19.

Listing NGR: SY8466786585

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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