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Poorhouse Barn the Old Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Wool, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6787 / 50°40'43"N

Longitude: -2.2184 / 2°13'6"W

OS Eastings: 384667

OS Northings: 86585

OS Grid: SY846865

Mapcode National: GBR 21J.9ZK

Mapcode Global: FRA 6778.X5Y

Plus Code: 9C2VMQHJ+FM

Entry Name: Poorhouse Barn the Old Barn

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Last Amended: 2 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120378

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108904

Location: Wool, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Wool

Built-Up Area: Wool

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wool, East Burton and Combe Keynes

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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SY 8486
4.7.75 (West Side)

The Old Barn, and
Poorhouse Barn.
(Formerly listed as
Poorhouse Barn)


Former barn, now converted into two houses. C18 origin. Walls part plastered, part
stone, part brick, tiled roof. Two storeys. Large projecting central cart porch
with hipped roof. Lower part of this glazed, with heavy timber mullions - upper
part weatherboarded, incorporating a hardwood casement window. On each side of the
cart porch a single-storey porch with tiled roof. Modern hardwood casement windows
on ground and first floors.
RCHM Monument 19.

Listing NGR: SY8466786585

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