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Penny Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6375 / 50°38'15"N

Longitude: -2.0561 / 2°3'21"W

OS Eastings: 396131

OS Northings: 81984

OS Grid: SY961819

Mapcode National: GBR 33G.WJF

Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.0V2

Entry Name: Penny Cottage

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323456

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109209

Location: Corfe Castle, Dorset, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

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

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Listing Text

SY 96 81
7/57 Nos. 34 (Penny Cottage) and
36 (formerly listed as The
20.11.59 Cottage and Little Wickers)
Pair of cottages in terrace - possibly originally one house. Late C17 - early C18.
Rubble stone walls, thatched roofs, brick stack at left end, central stone stack.
One storey and attics, No. 34 has part-glazed ledged door. Ground floor has one
horizontally sliding sash with glazing bars and shutters, under flat stone arch.
Attic has 2 dormers, one with casements, one with horizontally sliding sashes, both
with glazing bars. No. 36 has ledged door in altered opening. Ground floor has one
casement and one horizontally sliding sash, both with glazing bars, under flat stone
arches. Attic has one dormer with horizontally sliding sashes with glazing bars.
(RCHM, monument 81. Dorset. Vol. II).

Listing NGR: SY9613181984

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

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