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35 and 37, West Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6368 / 50°38'12"N

Longitude: -2.058 / 2°3'28"W

OS Eastings: 395996

OS Northings: 81903

OS Grid: SY959819

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.VYL

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.628

Entry Name: 35 and 37, West Street

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109300

Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

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

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Listing Text

CORFE CASTLE WEST STREET (East side)
SY 95 81
7/148 Nos. 35 and 37 (formerly
listed under "Range of 3
20.11.59
cottages, immediately south
of Nos. 126 and 127")
GV II
House, at one time 2 cottages, but originally one house - probably a long-house.
Mid-Late C16, altered in C17 and C18, considerably restored 1984. Rubble stone
walls, thatched roof, stone stack left of door,brick stack at right end. One
storey and attic. C20 oak ledged door into original cross-passage. Right of
this 2 C20 plain casements. Left of door a small fire window with stone surround
and 2 C20 plain casements. Under eaves, 2 small rectangular windows with stone
surrounds and a similar blocked window. Attic has 4 dormers with plain casements.
Internally, roof has jointed cruck trusses with traces of smoke-blackening - house
originally of open-hall form. Inserted ceiling over hall, with deep chamfered
intersecting ceiling beams - part restored. Also in hall, large open fireplace
with timber lintol. (RCHM, Monument 92. Dorset. Vol. II).


Listing NGR: SY9599681903

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