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Description: Jubilee House
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
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CORFE CASTLE EAST STREET (East side)
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
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Source: English Heritage
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