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Ottaway's Pottery Shop and Adjoining House

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6379 / 50°38'16"N

Longitude: -2.0562 / 2°3'22"W

OS Eastings: 396122

OS Northings: 82029

OS Grid: SY961820

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.WGZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.0RP

Entry Name: Ottaway's Pottery Shop and Adjoining House

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1228974

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109178

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

SY 96 82
7/26 Ottaway's Pottery Shop and
adjoining house (formerly
listed as The Gift Shop)
House, part used as shop. Probably late C18. Rubble stone walls, stone slate
roof, brick stack near centre. Main block of one storey and attic. In left end
gable wall a shop door, and C20 shop window with glazing bars. One casement with
centre horizontal glazing bar in attic over. On main elevation, at left end, a
square bay shop window with glazing bars and simple moulded cornice. Right of
this 2 sashes with vertical glazing bars under asymmetrical brick arches. Attic
has 2 hipped dormers, one with casements, one with horizontally sliding sashes -
both with glazing bars. Left of the main shop, a C20 extension behind a stone
(former garden) wall. In this a glazed shop door and small shop window with
glazing bars. (RCHM, Monument 37. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9612282029

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