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Witchampton Old Post Office, Witchampton

Description: Witchampton Old Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 107596

OS Grid Reference: ST9928207068
OS Grid Coordinates: 399282, 107068
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8631, -2.0116

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


4/137 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 a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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