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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

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, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

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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Listing Text

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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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