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2, Cornmarket

A Grade II Listed Building in Wimborne Minster, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7992 / 50°47'57"N

Longitude: -1.9887 / 1°59'19"W

OS Eastings: 400891

OS Northings: 99964

OS Grid: SZ008999

Mapcode National: GBR 31M.VCT

Mapcode Global: FRA 66QZ.H1H

Plus Code: 9C2WQ2X6+MG

Entry Name: 2, Cornmarket

Listing Date: 14 June 1952

Last Amended: 2 February 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107037

Location: Wimborne Minster, Dorset, BH21

County: 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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(south side)
SZ 0099 NE 2/14 14.6.52 No 2
(formerly listed as George Inn)
Late C18 - maybe of earlier origin. Rendered walls, slate roof. Two storeys. Ground
floor has central door with simple classical surround and pedimented hood. Left of the
door is one double-hung sash window with glazing bars. Right of the door is a 3-light
double-hung sash window with glazing bars, - probably a later insertion. Plat band at
first floor level. First floor has 3 double-hung sash windows with glazing bars. Left -
(east) of the main building a passage leads to the rear. The room above this, now part
of No 2 is similar in character to No 1, ie of earlier C18 date. Rendered walls, tiled
roof with stone eaves course. Brick dentil course to eaves. Brick stack, Venetian
window with glazing bars. RCHM Monument 43.

Listing NGR: SZ0089199964

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