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Witchampton and Crichel Club, Witchampton

Description: Witchampton and Crichel Club

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 107600

OS Grid Reference: ST9888606550
OS Grid Coordinates: 398886, 106550
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8585, -2.0172

Location: Pound Hill, 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


13/141 Witchampton and
Crichel Club
18.3.55 (formerly listed as
Ivy House)


Social Club, formerly a house. Late C16, refaced externally in C19.
Roughcast walls with some "mock" timber framing. Tiled roof, half hipped at
right end, with crested ridge. 2 brick stacks with oversailing caps, set in
from ends. 2 storeys. Projecting gabled wing in centre, with stone
dressings. Battened door, - the wood lintel over inscribed "Ivy House 1580".
On first floor, one casement with lead lights. Section left of this has one
casement with lead lights on each floor. Section right of the wing has 2
casements with lead lights on ground floor and 3 on first floor. Various C20
additions at rear. Internally, a number of original features survive,
including large open fireplaces with timber lintels and chamfered ceiling
beams. Interior not inspected, but according to RCHM the original staircase
survives, and some ornamental plasterwork on first floor. Included for group
value and surviving interior features. (R.C.H.M. Monument 11. Dorset Vol V).

Listing NGR: ST9888606550

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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