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Former Lodge to Highcliffe Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Christchurch, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7398 / 50°44'23"N

Longitude: -1.7101 / 1°42'36"W

OS Eastings: 420555

OS Northings: 93395

OS Grid: SZ205933

Mapcode National: GBR 55F.DJ5

Mapcode Global: FRA 7794.3MB

Entry Name: Former Lodge to Highcliffe Castle

Listing Date: 14 October 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101536

Location: Christchurch, Dorset, BH23

County: Dorset

District: Christchurch

Town: Christchurch

District Council Ward: Highcliffe

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Highcliffe St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

LYMINGTON ROAD
1. (South Side)
5187 HIGHCLIFFE

No 179
(Former lodge to
Highcliffe Castle)
SZ 2093 13/408 14.10.53.

II GV

2.
Several authorities date both lodges (Nos 179 and 181) at circa 1775 when house
for the Earl of Bute was built by Adam or Capability Brown but architectural appearance
that of 1830 when present castle was built. Stuccoed with wide eaves and hipped
slate roof. 2 storeys, road facade with centre, round arched, recess containing
blank window space. Flanking side recesses surmounted by panels. 2 windows, those
on side facing drive flanked by pilasters with niches. Windows, barred sashes
and large contemporary angled bay.

The former boundary wall of Highcliffe Castle forms a group with Nos 179 and 181,
the milestone opposite and St Mark's Parish Church, its Lychgate and the War
Memorial in the churchyard.


Listing NGR: SZ2055593395

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