History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Lewcombe Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in East Chelborough, Dorset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 50.8643 / 50°51'51"N

Longitude: -2.6292 / 2°37'45"W

OS Eastings: 355813

OS Northings: 107386

OS Grid: ST558073

Mapcode National: GBR MP.TTZ5

Mapcode Global: FRA 56CT.CJ8

Entry Name: Lewcombe Manor

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105753

Location: East Chelborough, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: East Chelborough

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: East Chelborough St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

2/6 Lewcombe Manor
Manor House in grounds. Late C18, refaced block, with large late C19 extensions
to create L-plan in C17 style. Main entrance front therefore late C19. Snecked
rubble-stone walls, with moulded strings. Slate roof, with stone gable-copings.
2 composite stone stacks on ridge. Return elevation to north, masking early
part of house has rendered walls and slate roofs. Entrance front: 2 storeys
and dormers. 3 windows (ground floor), irregular fenestration, 2- and 4-light
ovolo-moulded stone mullions, metal casements with lead lights in lozenge
pattern. Canted stone bay window at left ground, with a stone-framed single
casement to each face. 4-light gabled dormer window at left hand. Porch,
right of centre, 2 1/2 storeys gabled with moulded kneelers. Entrance has stone
octagonal nook-shafts, imposts and a round-headed moulded arch with dropped
key over, set in a square frame. Front door, (inner face), plank-and-muntin
studded. Return elevation: 2 storeys, 4 windows, 2-light transomed mullions,
separate labels over. Small service block at north-east, stone with low
gabled roofs to west and north, and central stone stack. Wooden casements with
glazing-bars. Interior of house: staircase in the north (early range) early
C19, with stick balusters. Pointed-arches in corridors, panelled doorways and
reveals. C19 staircase in angle of the two ranges, with barley-sugar balusters.
Small compartmented panelling, C19 in C17 style.

Listing NGR: ST5581307386

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.