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10 and 12, Market Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Poole Town, Poole

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Latitude: 50.714 / 50°42'50"N

Longitude: -1.9882 / 1°59'17"W

OS Eastings: 400925

OS Northings: 90489

OS Grid: SZ009904

Mapcode National: GBR XQ5.RR

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Q6.37D

Entry Name: 10 and 12, Market Street

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1275384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412537

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


958-1/17/92 (North West side)
14/06/54 Nos.10 AND 12


Formerly known as: Nos.10, 10A AND 12 MARKET STREET.
House, now divided into two, one an office. Dated on hopper
1762, divided late C18. Header bond brickwork with a stone
plinth, stucco quoins and dressings, brick gable stacks and
tiled roof. Double-depth plan.
2 storeys, attic and basement; 3:2-window range. Plinth,
rusticated quoins to a moulded, bracketed eaves cornice;
paired round-arched doorways with attached columns to
entablature blocks and open pediments, the original one to
No.10 with fluted columns decorated with urns, radial fanlight
and panelled reveals and soffits; late C18 inserted doorway to
No.12 is narrower with acanthus leaf capitals, to 6-panel
doors; left-hand bootscraper. Split keys in gauged brick
segmental heads to 6/6-pane sashes, and 2 hipped dormers with
eared cheeks. A central leaded hopper is inscribed WB/1762.
Rear has keyed cambered heads to flush sashes, with a central
lower stair light.
INTERIOR includes a through passage divided by a semicircular
arch to a rear dogleg stair with column-on-vase balusters,
ground-floor right-hand fully-panelled room with niches
flanking C20 fireplace, and egg and dart cornice; upper floor
not inspected.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 230).

Listing NGR: SZ0092590489

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

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