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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323456
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109209
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 (West side)
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
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