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Latitude: 50.5968 / 50°35'48"N
Longitude: -2.0387 / 2°2'19"W
OS Eastings: 397354
OS Northings: 77457
OS Grid: SY973774
Mapcode National: GBR 342.FDN
Mapcode Global: FRA 67MH.7LC
Entry Name: Worth Matravers Post Office and Village Store
Listing Date: 20 November 1959
Last Amended: 13 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1172646
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109144
Location: Worth Matravers, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19
Civil Parish: Worth Matravers
Built-Up Area: Worth Matravers
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Worth Matravers St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 9777 WORTH MATRAVERS WORTH MATRAVERS VILLAGE
9/127 Worth Matravers Post Office and
Village Store (formerly listed as
20-11-59 "House 20 yards west of Bridles and
adjoining Gulliver Cottage")
Cottage with attached shop. Probably C18 - shop C20. Cottage at right angles to road.
Rubble stone walls - end wall plastered. Stone slate roof, stone end stack. 2 storeys
and attics. C20 lean-to at front with stone slate roof. West (left) wall has one C20
metal window on ground floor. First floor has one casement window with glazing bars.
Attic has 2 pent-roofed dormers with casements. Shop single-storeyed,has stone walls
and stone slate roof. C20 shop window. Internally, main ground floor room has large open
fireplace with timber lintol and remains of bread oven. RCHM Monument 6 (Dorset Vol II).
Listing NGR: SY9735477457
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