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Corfe Castle Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6377 / 50°38'15"N

Longitude: -2.0571 / 2°3'25"W

OS Eastings: 396057

OS Northings: 82002

OS Grid: SY960820

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.W61

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.0DT

Entry Name: Corfe Castle Post Office

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109292

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 96 81, SY 96 82
7/140 No. 3 (Corfe Castle Post
Office)
20.11.59
GV II
House, part used as shop and Post Office. Mainly C18, but incorporating remains
of a C17 house. Coursed rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, brick stack at
right end and one at rear. 2 storeys. Part-glazed ledged door under flat-hood
on shaped brackets. Ground floor has 4 casements with lead lights under flat
arches. First floor has 5 casements with lead lights. Attached flat-roofed
garage on left, in stone, with plain coping. Timber garage doors. Remains of
earlier building at rear. A National Trust property. (RCHM, Monument 84.
Dorset. Vol. II).


Listing NGR: SY9605782002

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