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Lytchett Minster, Dorset

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Lytchett Minster, Dorset

Lytchett Minster is a village in the English county of Dorset. It lies in the Purbeck local government district, about 4 miles northwest of Poole town centre. The village forms part of the civil parish of Lytchett Minster and Upton, Upton now being a suburb of Poole. The village is within the Mid Dorset and North Poole constituency of the House of Commons and the South West England constituency of the European Parliament.
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY9592
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

Lytchett Minster, Dorset in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Lytchett Minster, par. and vil., Dorset, in E. of co., at head of Lytchett Bay, 4 miles NW. of Poole, 3344 ac. (135 water), pop. 848; P.O.; contains Lytchett Minster and South Lytchett House, seats.

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