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Morton's Cottage Including Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6374 / 50°38'14"N

Longitude: -2.0555 / 2°3'19"W

OS Eastings: 396168

OS Northings: 81965

OS Grid: SY961819

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.WNC

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.10X

Entry Name: Morton's Cottage Including Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109182

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 81
7/30 No. 49 (Morton's Cottage)
including boundary wall
Cottage in terrace. C17. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, brick end stacks
and one near centre. Originally of 3-room and cross-passage plan. One storey
and attics. Ledged door under segmental arch. Ground floor has one sash with
glazing bars and 3 C20 casements with diamond lead lights. Attic has 3 gabled
dormers with C20 casements with diamond lead lights. Internally, main ground
floor room has large open fireplace with timber lintol and bread oven. Some
exposed chamfered ceiling beams. Various attached stone outbuildings at rear.
Low stone front boundary wall with flat coping. (RCHM, Monument 42. Dorset.
Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9616881965

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