FORMER LODGE TO HIGHCLIFFE CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1304191

Date first listed: 14-Oct-1953

Statutory Address: FORMER LODGE TO HIGHCLIFFE CASTLE, 179, LYMINGTON ROAD

Map

Ordnance survey map of FORMER LODGE TO HIGHCLIFFE CASTLE
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Location

Statutory Address: FORMER LODGE TO HIGHCLIFFE CASTLE, 179, LYMINGTON ROAD

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

County: Dorset

District: Christchurch (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SZ 20555 93395

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 101536

Legacy System: LBS

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