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Wayfaring Cottage, Corfe Castle

Description: Wayfaring Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 109302

OS Grid Reference: SY9602281909
OS Grid Coordinates: 396022, 81909
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6369, -2.0576

Location: Springwell Close, 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 95 81
8/150 Nos. 47 (Wayfaring Cottage)
20.11.59 and 49 (formerly listed as
Wayfaring Cottage and Hill
Pair of cottages, probably originally one house. C17. Rubble stone walls, thatched
roofs, stone end stacks. One storey and attics. No, 47 has stable door. Ground
floor has 2 casements with glazing bars. Attic has 2 dormers with similar casements.
Internally, main ground floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintol.
Some exposed ceiling beams. No. 49 has stable door. Ground floor has one casement
with glazing bars. Attic has one dormer in roof slope, with 2 horizontally sliding
sashes with centre horizontal bar. Stone slate roof below dormer. Roofs partly of
jointed cruck construction. (RCHM, Monument 95. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9602281909

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Source: English Heritage

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