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Worth Matravers Post Office and Village Store

A Grade II Listed Building in Worth Matravers, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.5968 / 50°35'48"N

Longitude: -2.0387 / 2°2'19"W

OS Eastings: 397354

OS Northings: 77457

OS Grid: SY973774

Mapcode National: GBR 342.FDN

Mapcode Global: FRA 67MH.7LC

Entry Name: Worth Matravers Post Office and Village Store

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109144

Location: Worth Matravers, Dorset, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

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


9/127 Worth Matravers Post Office and
Village Store (formerly listed as
20-11-59 "House 20 yards west of Bridles and
adjoining Gulliver Cottage")


Cottage with attached shop. Probably C18 - shop C20. Cottage at right angles to road.
Rubble stone walls - end wall plastered. Stone slate roof, stone end stack. 2 storeys
and attics. C20 lean-to at front with stone slate roof. West (left) wall has one C20
metal window on ground floor. First floor has one casement window with glazing bars.
Attic has 2 pent-roofed dormers with casements. Shop single-storeyed,has stone walls
and stone slate roof. C20 shop window. Internally, main ground floor room has large open
fireplace with timber lintol and remains of bread oven. RCHM Monument 6 (Dorset Vol II).

Listing NGR: SY9735477457

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

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