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Latitude: 50.6361 / 50°38'9"N
Longitude: -2.0544 / 2°3'15"W
OS Eastings: 396246
OS Northings: 81823
OS Grid: SY962818
Mapcode National: GBR 33N.3D7
Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.7FJ
Entry Name: Jubilee House
Listing Date: 20 November 1959
Last Amended: 10 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323451
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109187
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 EAST STREET (East side)
SY 96 81
8/35 Jubilee House (formerly
20.11.59 listed as Almshouses)
Block of almshouses. Dated 1677, restored 1977. Rubble stone walls, stone slate
roof. One brick stack at right end, one in centre and one near left end. One
storey and attic. At left end, a former single-storey outbuilding raised to main
level and incorporated in main building in 1977. In centre of original building
a flight of stone steps leads up to a ledged door at first floor level. On ground
floor, 2 double width door openings - originally for paired doors but now infilled
with windows designed as fixed doors. Also 7 casements with centre horizontal
glazing bar. Attic has 3 hipped 1/2-dormers,- one with ledged door, 3 with casements
with horizontal glazing bars. C20 extensions at rear, in matching construction.
(RCHM, Monument 13. Dorset. Vol. II).
Listing NGR: SY9624681823
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