You could look for a used pre-amp that also offers a built-in phono stage and headphone output. An example would be something like a NAD 114 or 116 which has both a MM/MC phono stage and a headphone output on the front panel. Plus you get remote contol and a pretty nice pre in the deal. Full disclosure--I own the 116 and would never part with it even though it's no longer in my main system. I think the current model is the C162 or the C160, which should also do what you need.
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