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Gallows Gore Cottages, Worth Matravers

Description: Gallows Gore Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 109116

OS Grid Reference: SY9827578825
OS Grid Coordinates: 398275, 78825
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6091, -2.0257

Location: B3069, Swanage BH19 3JR

Locality: Worth Matravers
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH19 3JR

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Listing Text


4/106 Nos 1, 2 and 3 Gallows Gore

- II

Terrace of three cottages. Probably late C18 - No 3 extended in mid C20.
Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, stone stacks. 2 storeys. No 1 has ledged
door. Ground floor has 2 casement windows with qlazing bars. First floor has
2 horizontally sliding sash windows with glazing bars. No 2 has similar door
and one similar window on each floor. No 3 has part-glazed door under stone
hood on stone brackets. Ground floor has 2 casement windows with glazing bars.
First floor has 2 horizontally sliding sash windows with glazing bars. C20
extension to south, gabled, of similar construction; casement windows with
glazing bars. Lean-to extensions at rear, and a small gabled extension to
each house, of stone with stone slate roofs. Single-storey extension to north of
No 1 of similar construction. No 1 has large open fireplace with re-used moulded
stone lintol RCHM monument 20. [Dorset Vol II).

Listing NGR: SY9827578825

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Source: English Heritage

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