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Lytchett Saint Mary, Lytchett Matravers

Description: Lytchett Saint Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108383

OS Grid Reference: SY9384695840
OS Grid Coordinates: 393846, 95840
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7621, -2.0886

Location: Colehill Road, Lytchett Matravers BH16 6BS

Locality: Lytchett Matravers
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH16 6BS

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Listing Text


3/105 Lytchett Saint Mary
(formerly listed as "The
20/11/59 Old Rectory")


Detached house - former Rectory. Original section - now service rooms,
probably early C18 - enlarged and altered in early C19. In Regency style.
Plastered walls, hipped slate roofs, plastered stacks with moulded caps.
2 storeys. Main elevation has slight projection in centre. Portico with
4 Tuscan columns supporting entablature and flat roof. Panelled door
flanked by double-hung sash windows. Over the portico, a pair of french
doors with glazing bars in raised plaster surrounds, flanked by shallow
pilasters and cornice. On each side of the central bay, each floor has 2
double-hung sash windows with glazing bars. Earlier, rear ranges of similar
construction but with steeper pitched roofs with coped gables. Internally:
in the C19 range, main rooms have moulded cornices and some original
joinery and fireplaces. Cut string stair with ornamental spandril brackets.
No visible internal features in earlier ranges.

Listing NGR: SY9384695840

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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