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Description: Wyke Hall
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102993
OS Grid Reference: ST7921126714
OS Grid Coordinates: 379211, 126714
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0394, -2.2979
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ST 72 NE GILLINGHAM WYKE
2/154 4/1 Wyke Hall
House, now 10 separate dwellings. C17 core, largely rebuilt 1853 and
extended 1913. Rendered and ashlar walls, tiled roof. Paired
octagonal stacks irregularly placed. In a free 'Tudor' style. 2
storeys and attics. Long irregular range. The East front has a number
of C17 stone mullioned windows which are probably reset. 2 projecting
C19 stone bay windows have brattished cresting. Irregularly placed
doors in several locations. Main doorway between 2 southern bays.
This has a C19 'gothick' porch with a pointed a pointed arch, embattled
parapet and corner finials. It has a coat of arms over. South facade
has C19 mullioned and transomed windows with cinquefoiled cusping. C19
and C20 extensions to the north. Not inspected internally but RCHM
indicates it contains C17 and C18 fireplaces, panelling and decoration.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 33, no 58, p 33. Newman J and Pevsner N,
The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972, p 216.)
Listing NGR: ST7921126714
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Source: English Heritage
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