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Gallows Gore Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Worth Matravers, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6091 / 50°36'32"N

Longitude: -2.0257 / 2°1'32"W

OS Eastings: 398275

OS Northings: 78825

OS Grid: SY982788

Mapcode National: GBR 33W.QNJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 67NG.6NR

Entry Name: Gallows Gore Cottages

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120253

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109116

Location: Worth Matravers, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Worth Matravers

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Worth Matravers St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


4/106 Nos 1, 2 and 3 Gallows Gore

- II

Terrace of three cottages. Probably late C18 - No 3 extended in mid C20.
Rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, stone stacks. 2 storeys. No 1 has ledged
door. Ground floor has 2 casement windows with qlazing bars. First floor has
2 horizontally sliding sash windows with glazing bars. No 2 has similar door
and one similar window on each floor. No 3 has part-glazed door under stone
hood on stone brackets. Ground floor has 2 casement windows with glazing bars.
First floor has 2 horizontally sliding sash windows with glazing bars. C20
extension to south, gabled, of similar construction; casement windows with
glazing bars. Lean-to extensions at rear, and a small gabled extension to
each house, of stone with stone slate roofs. Single-storey extension to north of
No 1 of similar construction. No 1 has large open fireplace with re-used moulded
stone lintol RCHM monument 20. [Dorset Vol II).

Listing NGR: SY9827578825

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