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48 and 48a, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Poole Town, Poole

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Latitude: 50.714 / 50°42'50"N

Longitude: -1.9866 / 1°59'11"W

OS Eastings: 401044

OS Northings: 90480

OS Grid: SZ010904

Mapcode National: GBR XQG.3C

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Q6.3X8

Entry Name: 48 and 48a, High Street

Listing Date: 30 June 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412490

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH15

County: Poole

Electoral Ward/Division: Poole Town

Built-Up Area: Poole

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Poole St James with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


958-1/18/45 (North West side)
30/06/80 Nos.48 AND 48A


House, now 2 offices. Early C16, altered, divided and
refronted mid C18, C19 shop front. Rendered with stone
dressings, limestone rubble right-hand return, rendered ridge
stack and tiled roof. Single-depth plan.
2 storeys and attic; 4-window range. A deep moulded cornice,
returned at the left, to a parapet. C20 shop front has moulded
brackets to fascia in 2 sections of 4-lights each, the
right-hand one with outer doorways. First-floor keyed
architraves to 6/6-pane sashes. Rear has a wide 2-storey
central wing with a hipped roof below the ridge.
INTERIOR contains an early C16 two-light 4-centre-arched stone
window and a left-hand 4-centre-arched door with rebate and
iron hinges in the rear left-hand wall. Upper floors not
accessible, but RCHME reports a C16 roof of 7 bays with
cambered collars and tie beams, C18 plaster ceiling divided
into squares by moulded ribs, panelling, fireplace, staircase
and doors.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 223).

Listing NGR: SZ0104490479

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