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Steps House, Including Coach House at Rear, Witchampton

Description: Steps House, Including Coach House at Rear

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107595

OS Grid Reference: ST9930107084
OS Grid Coordinates: 399301, 107084
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8633, -2.0113

Location: 2 Lawrence Lane, Witchampton, Dorset BH21 5AR

Locality: Witchampton
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 5AR

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Listing Text


4/136 Steps House,
including coach house
at rear


Detached house - probably originally a farmhouse. Late C16-early C17.
Plastered walls, but rear wall incorporates some timber framing and whole
building may be of timber frame origin. Hipped thatched roof, 2 brick stacks
set in from ends. 2 storeys. Panelled door under shallow pentice hood.
Ground floor has, at right end, a C19 bay window with stone mullions, and
hipped tiled roof. Also, on ground floor, 2 casements with glazing bars and
one with bars in upper panes only. First floor has 3 casements with glazing
bars. Single storey rear lean-to, with hipped slate roof. Internally, some
deep chamfered and stopped ceiling beams. (R.C.H.M. Monument 14. Dorset, Vol
V). Coach house in garden, at rear, probably C18, has walls partly timber
framed, partly brick. Hipped thatched roof. Rear lean-to timber framed with
concrete tiled roof. Large timber doors.

Listing NGR: ST9930107084

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Source: English Heritage

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