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Gaol Attached to North End of the Town Cellar

A Grade II Listed Building in Poole, Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole

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Latitude: 50.7125 / 50°42'45"N

Longitude: -1.9891 / 1°59'20"W

OS Eastings: 400864

OS Northings: 90320

OS Grid: SZ008903

Mapcode National: GBR XQ1.M0

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Q6.8WT

Plus Code: 9C2WP276+29

Entry Name: Gaol Attached to North End of the Town Cellar

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412573

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH15

County: Bournemouth Christchurch and 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


958-1/17/136 (North side)
14/06/54 Gaol attached to north end of the
Town Cellar


Gaol, now store. 1820. Limestone ashlar with a slate roof.
Single-room plan. Single storey; 2-window range. 2 small
barred windows and studded door between have chamfered
surrounds; later double door inserted in the W end when used
as fire station. INTERIOR not inspected.
An historically significant survival, built as a lean-to
against The Town Cellar (qv).
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 204).

Listing NGR: SZ0086490320

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