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Witchampton Old Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Witchampton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8631 / 50°51'47"N

Longitude: -2.0116 / 2°0'41"W

OS Eastings: 399282

OS Northings: 107068

OS Grid: ST992070

Mapcode National: GBR 30T.VMJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 66PT.D4Q

Entry Name: Witchampton Old Post Office

Listing Date: 4 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107596

Location: Witchampton, Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Witchampton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Witchampton, Stanbridge and Long Crichel with More Crichel

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


4/137 Witchampton Old Post


Detached house, - former Post Office. Appears mid-C19, may be of earlier
origin. Roughcast walls with stone dressings, - partly on brick base. Hipped
thatched roof, brick stack near centre. In traditional style. Centre section
of one storey and attic; sections each side single storey. Centre section has
projecting bay, with hipped tiled roof on ornamental timber brackets. Part
glazed door in this, and 5-light window with arched lights. Above this a
timber oriel window with arched lights and moulded head and cill brackets. In
left section, 2 segmental-headed casements with glazing bars in upper panes.
Right section, set back, of similar design. Quite picturesque.

Listing NGR: ST9928207068

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

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