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Corfe Castle Post Office, Corfe Castle

Description: Corfe Castle Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109292

OS Grid Reference: SY9605782002
OS Grid Coordinates: 396057, 82002
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6377, -2.0571

Location: West Street, Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5HE

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

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Listing Text

SY 96 81, SY 96 82
7/140 No. 3 (Corfe Castle Post
House, part used as shop and Post Office. Mainly C18, but incorporating remains
of a C17 house. Coursed rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, brick stack at
right end and one at rear. 2 storeys. Part-glazed ledged door under flat-hood
on shaped brackets. Ground floor has 4 casements with lead lights under flat
arches. First floor has 5 casements with lead lights. Attached flat-roofed
garage on left, in stone, with plain coping. Timber garage doors. Remains of
earlier building at rear. A National Trust property. (RCHM, Monument 84.
Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9605782002

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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