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10, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Poole Town,

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Latitude: 50.7131 / 50°42'47"N

Longitude: -1.9882 / 1°59'17"W

OS Eastings: 400928

OS Northings: 90381

OS Grid: SZ009903

Mapcode National: GBR XQ5.S3

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Q6.97V

Plus Code: 9C2WP276+6P

Entry Name: 10, High Street

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267345

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412476

Location: Poole Town, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH15

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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958-1/17/32 (North West side)
14/06/54 No.10


House, now shop and offices. C16, refronted, heightened and
altered internally early C19 with rear parallel extension,
restored late C20. Single-depth plan with rear extension
making double-depth plan. Rendered with tiled roof, painted
coursed, squared limestone rubble and English bond brickwork
to SW return; stucco to rear; slate roof with brick stacks.
2 storeys; 6-window range. Divided by rusticated pilaster
strips, a symmetrical front with left-hand 1-bay carriageway.
Central late C20 timber door surround with pilaster strips,
fluted lintel and cornice to recessed 8-panel C20 door.
Left-hand early C19-style bowed shop front with cornice and
glazing bars. Horned 6/6-pane sashes. 3 late C20 dormers.
Archway has lateral beams with 3-inch chamfers.
INTERIOR: reported to have a 6-bay C16 roof with tie beams,
cambered collars and queen posts (now offices and not seen),
and a C18 fireplace. Central through passage divided by an
elliptical arch, to a central right-hand top-lit stair hall
with a curved right-hand bay containing an open winder dogleg
stair with curtail and stick balusters, with round-arched
niches at half landing.
HISTORICAL NOTE: formerly had a Greek Revival-style doorway
with pilasters to an entablature and pediment.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 221).

Listing NGR: SZ0092890381

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