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Latitude: 50.6368 / 50°38'12"N
Longitude: -2.058 / 2°3'28"W
OS Eastings: 395996
OS Northings: 81903
OS Grid: SY959819
Mapcode National: GBR 33G.VYL
Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.628
Entry Name: 35 and 37, West Street
Listing Date: 20 November 1959
Last Amended: 10 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121008
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109300
Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20
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
CORFE CASTLE WEST STREET (East side)
SY 95 81
7/148 Nos. 35 and 37 (formerly
listed under "Range of 3
cottages, immediately south
of Nos. 126 and 127")
House, at one time 2 cottages, but originally one house - probably a long-house.
Mid-Late C16, altered in C17 and C18, considerably restored 1984. Rubble stone
walls, thatched roof, stone stack left of door,brick stack at right end. One
storey and attic. C20 oak ledged door into original cross-passage. Right of
this 2 C20 plain casements. Left of door a small fire window with stone surround
and 2 C20 plain casements. Under eaves, 2 small rectangular windows with stone
surrounds and a similar blocked window. Attic has 4 dormers with plain casements.
Internally, roof has jointed cruck trusses with traces of smoke-blackening - house
originally of open-hall form. Inserted ceiling over hall, with deep chamfered
intersecting ceiling beams - part restored. Also in hall, large open fireplace
with timber lintol. (RCHM, Monument 92. Dorset. Vol. II).
Listing NGR: SY9599681903
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