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21 and 23, West Street, Corfe Castle

Description: 21 and 23, West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109297

OS Grid Reference: SY9605281932
OS Grid Coordinates: 396052, 81932
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6371, -2.0572

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

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

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Listing Text

SY 96 81
7/145 Nos. 21 and 23 (formerly
listed as Saxley Cottage and
20.11.59 Cottage adjacent to Saxley
Pair of cottages in terrace, originally one house. Late C16 - early C17. Rubble
stone walls, stone slate roofs, 2 brick and one stone stacks. Originally of 3-room
and cross-passage plan. 2 storey and attics. No. 21 has ledged door. Ground
floor has 2 casements with glazing bars. First floor has one casement with centre
horizontal bar. Attic has one small pent-roofed dormer with casement. No. 23 has
ledged door in stone 4-centred arch. Ground floor has one casement with glazing
bars under flat arch. First floor has 2 casements with centre horizontal bar.
Interiors not accessible, but according to RCHM No. 21 contains a C17 fireplace
and stone spiral stair. (RCHM, Monument 89. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9605281932

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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