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Latitude: 50.6387 / 50°38'19"N
Longitude: -2.0572 / 2°3'26"W
OS Eastings: 396048
OS Northings: 82109
OS Grid: SY960821
Mapcode National: GBR 33G.W4D
Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.0C9
Entry Name: The Greyhound Inn
Listing Date: 20 November 1959
Last Amended: 10 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323070
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109276
Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20
Civil Parish: Corfe Castle
Built-Up Area: Corfe Castle
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Corfe Castle St Edward the Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
CORFE CASTLE THE SQUARE (North side)
SY 96 82
The Greyhound Inn (formerly
20.11.59 listed as Greyhound Hotel
Inn, originally 2 houses. C17, altered in C18 - date stone on porch IC 1733.
Colourwashed rubble stone walls with some brick repairs, stone slate roofs, brick
end and centre stacks. 2 storeys and attics. The left house has a 2-storeyed
projecting porch, open on ground floor, on 3 circular stone columns. Part-glazed
door. Ground floor has 2 sashes with vertical glazing bars, under segmental arches.
First floor has 2 similar sashes without arches. In each face of porch, on first
floor, a sash with vertical glazing bar. Fire Insurance plaque on porch. Attic
has 2 gabled dormers with casements with centre horizontal bar. The right house
has a 2-storeyed projection at the right end - this also originally open on ground
floor - now infilled, with a part-glazed door under flat hood on shaped brackets
in left side wall. In front wall, ground floor has -one sash with vertical glazing
bars. Blocked window over. In main part of this house, ground floor has two
2-light sashes with vertical glazing bars. 2 similar sashes on first floor.
Attic has 2 gabled dormers with casements with centre horizontal glazing bar.
Internally, some exposed ceiling beams. (RCHM, Monument 15. Dorset. Vol. II).
Listing NGR: SY9604482106
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