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The Old Town Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6382 / 50°38'17"N

Longitude: -2.0575 / 2°3'26"W

OS Eastings: 396032

OS Northings: 82053

OS Grid: SY960820

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.W39

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.09B

Entry Name: The Old Town Hall

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 10 March 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121006

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109291

Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Corfe Castle

Built-Up Area: Corfe Castle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Corfe Castle St Edward the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 96 82
7/139 The Old Town Hall (formerly
listed as Town Hall)
Former Town Hall, ground floor now used as Museum. C17 origin, largely rebuilt
c1774. Walls of rubble stone up to first floor level and brick above; plat band
at first floor level. Stone slate roof. Elevation to road has, on ground floor,
2 panelled doors, one stone mullioned window with lead lights, and a small plain
window. First floor has 2 round-headed windows with lead lights in stone surrounds
with projecting keystones. Similar window in north gable wall. First floor room -
the former Council Chamber, has ornamental plaster cornice. (RCHM, Monument 4.
Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9603282053

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