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Morton's Cottage Including Boundary Wall, Corfe Castle

Description: Morton's Cottage Including Boundary Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 109182

OS Grid Reference: SY9616881965
OS Grid Coordinates: 396168, 81965
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6374, -2.0555

Location: East Street, Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5EE

Locality: Corfe Castle
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5EE

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Listing Text

SY 96 81
7/30 No. 49 (Morton's Cottage)
including boundary wall
Cottage in terrace. C17. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, brick end stacks
and one near centre. Originally of 3-room and cross-passage plan. One storey
and attics. Ledged door under segmental arch. Ground floor has one sash with
glazing bars and 3 C20 casements with diamond lead lights. Attic has 3 gabled
dormers with C20 casements with diamond lead lights. Internally, main ground
floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintol and bread oven. Some
exposed chamfered ceiling beams. Various attached stone outbuildings at rear.
Low stone front boundary wall with flat coping. (RCHM, Monument 42. Dorset.
Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9616881965

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Source: English Heritage

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