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Jubilee House, Corfe Castle

Description: Jubilee House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109187

OS Grid Reference: SY9624681823
OS Grid Coordinates: 396246, 81823
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6361, -2.0544

Location: 57 East Street, Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5EF

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

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Listing Text

SY 96 81
8/35 Jubilee House (formerly
20.11.59 listed as Almshouses)
Block of almshouses. Dated 1677, restored 1977. Rubble stone walls, stone slate
roof. One brick stack at right end, one in centre and one near left end. One
storey and attic. At left end, a former single-storey outbuilding raised to main
level and incorporated in main building in 1977. In centre of original building
a flight of stone steps leads up to a ledged door at first floor level. On ground
floor, 2 double width door openings - originally for paired doors but now infilled
with windows designed as fixed doors. Also 7 casements with centre horizontal
glazing bar. Attic has 3 hipped 1/2-dormers,- one with ledged door, 3 with casements
with horizontal glazing bars. C20 extensions at rear, in matching construction.
(RCHM, Monument 13. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9624681823

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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