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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1120064



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Witchampton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Mar-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 04-Nov-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 107600

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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

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1975)

National Grid Reference: ST 98886 06550


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