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12 and 14, High Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Poole Town, Poole

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7131 / 50°42'47"N

Longitude: -1.988 / 1°59'16"W

OS Eastings: 400940

OS Northings: 90389

OS Grid: SZ009903

Mapcode National: GBR XQ6.GM

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Q6.98W

Entry Name: 12 and 14, High Street

Listing Date: 28 March 1974

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1275413

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412477

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


POOLE

SZ0090SE HIGH STREET
958-1/17/33 (North West side)
28/03/74 Nos.12 AND 14

GV II*

House, now house and shop. Late C16-early C17, refronted early
C18, altered internally early C19, restored c1980. Stucco over
rubble, close studded rear gable, stone and timber-framed rear
wings, party wall stacks and a slate roof. U-shaped plan
including rear wings.
2 storeys and attic; 5-window range. Parapeted symmetrical
front with a plain central doorway with C20 six-panel door;
good right-hand early C19-style shop front with incised
pilasters, fascia and cornice and panelled stall riser with
6-pane shop window and half-glazed right-hand door; late C20
left-hand shop front with plate-glass window; first-floor
6/6-pane sashes in exposed frames.
Rear has a central gable with close studding and first-floor
full-width casement window with moulded mullions and shallow
overhang; flanking wings have stone ground floors, that to the
N with timber-framed first floor, and later extensions.
INTERIOR: contains a fine right-hand first-floor plaster
ceiling of 1570 with square and circles with foliage and
roundels bearing the merchant's mark of Thomas Bingley;
similar ceiling to the through passage to No.14; ground-floor
shop has early C19 painted ceiling with flowers and corner
modules. No.12 has a first-floor fireplace with
4-centre-arched lintel, and roof with the C16 and C17 trusses
with cambered collars and tie beams. No.14 has an early C19
rear open-well stair with stick balusters and a curved rail.
Graded for its very fine late C16 plasterwork.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 221;
Buildings of England: Pevsner N & Newman J: Dorset: London:
1972-: 322).


Listing NGR: SZ0094090389

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

Description


POOLE

SZ0090SE HIGH STREET
958-1/17/33 (North West side)
28/03/74 Nos.12 AND 14

GV II*

House, now house and shop. Late C16-early C17, refronted early
C18, altered internally early C19, restored c1980. Stucco over
rubble, close studded rear gable, stone and timber-framed rear
wings, party wall stacks and a slate roof. U-shaped plan
including rear wings.
2 storeys and attic; 5-window range. Parapeted symmetrical
front with a plain central doorway with C20 six-panel door;
good right-hand early C19-style shop front with incised
pilasters, fascia and cornice and panelled stall riser with
6-pane shop window and half-glazed right-hand door; late C20
left-hand shop front with plate-glass window; first-floor
6/6-pane sashes in exposed frames.
Rear has a central gable with close studding and first-floor
full-width casement window with moulded mullions and shallow
overhang; flanking wings have stone ground floors, that to the
N with timber-framed first floor, and later extensions.
INTERIOR: contains a fine right-hand first-floor plaster
ceiling of 1570 with square and circles with foliage and
roundels bearing the merchant's mark of Thomas Bingley;
similar ceiling to the through passage to No.14; ground-floor
shop has early C19 painted ceiling with flowers and corner
modules. No.12 has a first-floor fireplace with
4-centre-arched lintel, and roof with the C16 and C17 trusses
with cambered collars and tie beams. No.14 has an early C19
rear open-well stair with stick balusters and a curved rail.
Graded for its very fine late C16 plasterwork.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 221;
Buildings of England: Pevsner N & Newman J: Dorset: London:
1972-: 322).


Listing NGR: SZ0094090389

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