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National Trust Shop, Corfe Castle

Description: National Trust Shop

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109285

OS Grid Reference: SY9601382088
OS Grid Coordinates: 396013, 82088
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6385, -2.0577

Location: 125 The Square, Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5EZ

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

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Listing Text

SY 96 82
7/133 National Trust Shop
(formerly listed as
20.11.59 Ye Old Tea House)
Shop, attached to Hollands' Shop (q.v.) on right and formerly one house with it.
Early C17 - date stone on front wall 1616. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof.
Stone stack at right end. One storey and attic. Ledged door under 4-centred
timber arch, and flat timbermoulded canopy on shaped brackets. Small bow shop
window with lead lights and moulded cornice. Right of this a casement with lead
lights. Attic has one gabled dormer with similar casements. Internally, a fire-
place with stone 4-centred arch. Circular recess by this, possible site of spiral
stair. Some exposed ceiling beams. A National Trust property. (RCHM, Monument 19.
Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9601382088

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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