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15, Cornmarket

A Grade II Listed Building in Wimborne Minster, Dorset

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107034

Location: Wimborne Minster, East Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
No 15
SZ 0099 NE 2/11 14.6.52 (formerly listed as
Oddfellows' Hall)
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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