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The Square and Compasses Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Worth Matravers, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.5979 / 50°35'52"N

Longitude: -2.0371 / 2°2'13"W

OS Eastings: 397467

OS Northings: 77576

OS Grid: SY974775

Mapcode National: GBR 342.FSB

Mapcode Global: FRA 67MH.85V

Entry Name: The Square and Compasses Inn

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151928

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109149

Location: Worth Matravers, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Worth Matravers

Built-Up Area: 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


9/132 The Square and Compasses Inn

- II

Public House. Probably C18. Colourwashed rubble stone walls, stone slate roof,
stone stacks. T-shaped plan. Main range of one storey and attic. Porch of
solid stone slabs, with part-glazed door. Ground floor has 3 casement windows
with glazing bars. Attic has 3 hipped dormers with similar casements. At right-
hand end a single-storey range - former outbuildings, of similar construction,
has garage doors and 2 casement windows, one with glazing bars. At left-hand
end a projecting 2-storeyed wing (which also extends at rear of main range),
with plastered walls and coped gable. One sash window with glazing bars on first
floor. RCHM Monument 8 (Dorset Vol II).

Listing NGR: SY9746777576

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

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