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87 and 89, West Street, Corfe Castle

Description: 87 and 89, West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 109306

OS Grid Reference: SY9589481500
OS Grid Coordinates: 395894, 81500
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6332, -2.0594

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

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

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Listing Text

SY 95 81
8/154 Nos. 87 and 89
Pair of cottages. C18. No. 89 extended to right c1960, incorporating former shippon.
Rubble stone walls. Stone slate roofs, one stone stack at junction of 2 cottages,
plastered stack in No. 89. One storey and and attics. No. 87 has C20 raised panel
door under slated gabled hood on timber brackets. Ground floor has one casement
with glazing bars. Attic has one pent-roofed dormer with similar casements. Single-
storey extension at left end in matching construction, has one C20 casement with
glazing bars. In No. 89 the original, left-hand, section has, on ground floor,
2 casements with glazing bars and, in attic, one pent-roofed dormer with similar
casements. Right-hand section, the former shippon, rebuilt and enlarged c1960, has
a C20 raised panel door in timber portico. Ground floor here has 2 sashes with
glazing bars. Mezzanine window to stair. One hipped dormer in attic, with case-
ments with glazing bars. (RCHM, Monument 100. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9589481500

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Source: English Heritage

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