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Latitude: 50.8635 / 50°51'48"N
Longitude: -2.0117 / 2°0'42"W
OS Eastings: 399274
OS Northings: 107105
OS Grid: ST992071
Mapcode National: GBR 30T.VL4
Mapcode Global: FRA 66PT.D3G
Entry Name: The Lodge, and Entrance Gateway and Gates to Crichel House
Listing Date: 4 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1155187
English Heritage Legacy ID: 107594
Location: Witchampton, Dorset, Dorset, BH21
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
ST 90 NE WITCHAMPTON VILLAGE
4/135 The Lodge, and
entrance gateway and
gates to Crichel
Entrance gates to park, with attached lodge. Dated, on lodge, 1874.
Rock-faced ashlar walls, flat roofs with parapets, - some battlemented.
Gateway has a central section, with semi circular arch, flanked by 2 lower
sections, each with shouldered arches. Central section has battlemented
parapet, with turrets at each end. String course and corbel table at base of
parapet, with coat of arms above the arch, - this flanked by buttresses. Left
of this, the lower section forms entrance porch to lodge, with shouldered
arch, and battlemented parapet. Right of the main archway another lower
section, with shouldered arch, battlemented parapet, and projecting turret at
right end. Groined vault to main arch. Ornamental iron gates to all 3
openings. Lodge at left end, projects at right angles to gateway. Single
storey, with battlemented parapet. 3 stone mullioned windows with cast iron
lattice glazing. Later single storey addition at front, in matching
construction, with plain parapet.
Listing NGR: ST9927407105
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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