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Latitude: 50.7995 / 50°47'58"N
Longitude: -1.9887 / 1°59'19"W
OS Eastings: 400892
OS Northings: 99992
OS Grid: SZ008999
Mapcode National: GBR 31M.VCQ
Mapcode Global: FRA 66QZ.H1D
Entry Name: 15, Cornmarket
Listing Date: 14 June 1952
Last Amended: 2 February 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119600
English Heritage Legacy ID: 107034
Location: Wimborne Minster, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21
District: East Dorset
Civil Parish: Wimborne Minster
Built-Up Area: Wimborne Minster
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Wimborne Minster St Cuthberga
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SZ 0099 NE 2/11 14.6.52 (formerly listed as
Dated 1758. Brick walls, tiled roof. Two storeys, gable end to Cornmarket. Ground
storey originally open, with round brick arches carried on brick piles with stone caps -
arches now infilled. Elevation facing Cornmarket has arches infilled with a pair of
modern doors. Plat band at first floor level. Venetian window to first floor, - centre
light glazed, - side lights blocked; moulded architrave and entablature. Projecting
brick pilasters at each end of the facade, with moulded brick caps. Plat band at
ceiling level. Flemish style gable with stone inscribed - "This edifice was erected
with the affiliance of the neighbouring gentlemen, by the Friendly Society of this town,
for their life. 1758". Side - (east) elevation has 4 arches on the ground floor, -
3 now filled with double-hung sash windows with glazing bars, - one with a later door.
First floor has 4 double-hung sash windows with glazing bars, Moulded brick modillion
cornice to eaves. Internally, the C18 staircase survives, but the balusters have been
covered. The main upper hall retains its cornice, but has been divided by modern
partitions. RCHM Monument 40.
Listing NGR: SZ0088699996
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