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4 and 6, East Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6392 / 50°38'21"N

Longitude: -2.057 / 2°3'25"W

OS Eastings: 396066

OS Northings: 82166

OS Grid: SY960821

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.W6T

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.0GC

Entry Name: 4 and 6, East Street

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229850

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109201

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 EAST STREET (West side)
SY 96 82
7/49 Nos 4 and 6 (formerly listed
as Nos. 137 and 138)
20.11.59
GV II
Pair of cottages, originally one house. Early C17, altered in late C18. Coursed
rubble stone walls, stone slate roofs, stone end stacks and one near centre.
Original house of 3-room and cross-passage plane. One storey and attic. No. 4
has ledged door with small glass panel. No. 6 has ledged door under lead-covered
pentice hood on wood brackets. Ground floor (of whole block) has 3 casements with
horizontal glazing bars. Attic has 3 hipped dormers, 2 with casements with glazing
bars, one with C20 metal casement. Rear wing in matching construction. Lean-to
at-right end, also in matching construction. Internally, some exposed ceiling beams.
Other early features probably survive under later plaster. A National Trust Property.
(RCHM, Monument 26. Dorset. Vol. II).


Listing NGR: SY9606682172

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