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Penny Cottage, Corfe Castle

Description: Penny Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109209

OS Grid Reference: SY9613181984
OS Grid Coordinates: 396131, 81984
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6375, -2.0561

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

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

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Listing Text

SY 96 81
7/57 Nos. 34 (Penny Cottage) and
36 (formerly listed as The
20.11.59 Cottage and Little Wickers)
Pair of cottages in terrace - possibly originally one house. Late C17 - early C18.
Rubble stone walls, thatched roofs, brick stack at left end, central stone stack.
One storey and attics, No. 34 has part-glazed ledged door. Ground floor has one
horizontally sliding sash with glazing bars and shutters, under flat stone arch.
Attic has 2 dormers, one with casements, one with horizontally sliding sashes, both
with glazing bars. No. 36 has ledged door in altered opening. Ground floor has one
casement and one horizontally sliding sash, both with glazing bars, under flat stone
arches. Attic has one dormer with horizontally sliding sashes with glazing bars.
(RCHM, monument 81. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9613181984

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Source: English Heritage

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