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Jubilee House

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6361 / 50°38'9"N

Longitude: -2.0544 / 2°3'15"W

OS Eastings: 396246

OS Northings: 81823

OS Grid: SY962818

Mapcode National: GBR 33N.3D7

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.7FJ

Entry Name: Jubilee House

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323451

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109187

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 (East side)
SY 96 81
8/35 Jubilee House (formerly
20.11.59 listed as Almshouses)
GV II
Block of almshouses. Dated 1677, restored 1977. Rubble stone walls, stone slate
roof. One brick stack at right end, one in centre and one near left end. One
storey and attic. At left end, a former single-storey outbuilding raised to main
level and incorporated in main building in 1977. In centre of original building
a flight of stone steps leads up to a ledged door at first floor level. On ground
floor, 2 double width door openings - originally for paired doors but now infilled
with windows designed as fixed doors. Also 7 casements with centre horizontal
glazing bar. Attic has 3 hipped 1/2-dormers,- one with ledged door, 3 with casements
with horizontal glazing bars. C20 extensions at rear, in matching construction.
(RCHM, Monument 13. Dorset. Vol. II).


Listing NGR: SY9624681823

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