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Lewell Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in West Knighton, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6955 / 50°41'43"N

Longitude: -2.3805 / 2°22'49"W

OS Eastings: 373218

OS Northings: 88493

OS Grid: SY732884

Mapcode National: GBR 0ZS.BY5

Mapcode Global: FRA 57X7.LD5

Entry Name: Lewell Lodge

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323958

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105979

Location: West Knighton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: West Knighton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: West Knighton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 78 NW WEST KNIGHTON

6/87 Lewell Lodge

26.1.56 II

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Detached house in grounds with Gothic detailing. c.1796 for Adair
Hawkins and extended shortly afterwards. Brick walls, mostly
rendered in stucco. Slate roofs, with gable ends. Gable stacks.
Plan: rectangular Georgian plan with a central through hall
containing staircase, and two rooms to each side. Two storeys with
cellars and attics. 3 windows, sashes with pointed heads, marginal
glazing bars and cross bars, wooden cills and separate returned
labels over each window. Porch entrance at centre, 2 leaf plank
doors in a pointed archway. Returned labels over. East gable wall
has a 2 storey canted bay window, 1 : 3 : 1 light with the same
detailing. North east wing added early C19, 3 light window to
ground floor and two 2 light windows to first floor, same gothic detailing.
French window on gable end. Interior: the hall staircase has
cusped tracery between the balusters and there are stained glass
shields of arms in two of the windows; otherwise the fittings are in
the ordinary classical style of the period and include some original
decorated iron fire grates. (R.C.H.M. Dorset II, p.137 (6)
Hutchins II, 500).


Listing NGR: SY7321888493

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