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Latitude: 50.6382 / 50°38'17"N
Longitude: -2.0575 / 2°3'26"W
OS Eastings: 396032
OS Northings: 82053
OS Grid: SY960820
Mapcode National: GBR 33G.W39
Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.09B
Entry Name: The Old Town Hall
Listing Date: 20 November 1959
Last Amended: 10 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121006
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109291
Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20
Civil Parish: Corfe Castle
Built-Up Area: Corfe Castle
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Corfe Castle St Edward the Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
CORFE CASTLE WEST STREET ( East side )
SY 96 82
7/139 The Old Town Hall (formerly
listed as Town Hall)
Former Town Hall, ground floor now used as Museum. C17 origin, largely rebuilt
c1774. Walls of rubble stone up to first floor level and brick above; plat band
at first floor level. Stone slate roof. Elevation to road has, on ground floor,
2 panelled doors, one stone mullioned window with lead lights, and a small plain
window. First floor has 2 round-headed windows with lead lights in stone surrounds
with projecting keystones. Similar window in north gable wall. First floor room -
the former Council Chamber, has ornamental plaster cornice. (RCHM, Monument 4.
Dorset. Vol. II).
Listing NGR: SY9603282053
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