Gateway To Melchet Court
- 17 Aug 2002
- Gateway To Melchet Court, A27, Sherfield English, Test Valley, Hampshire
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SHERFIELD ENGLISH A27 SU 22 SE 1/20 Gateway to Melchet Court
Gateway. 1914 by Darcy Braddell. Brick with brick and stone dressings, old plain tile roof. 3 bay with central 2 storey gateway and room over, each side 2 storey bay. In centre tall stone 4-centred arch with carved spandrels. Over arch, with console corbel running down to apex, oriel window in stone, leaded lights, tented lead roof, in gable with large console bracket and finials. Side bays have on inner corner full height pilaster supporting console to gable, on far corner brick rustications. Beside pilaster ledged door in small moulded brick surround. On each floor 3-light mullioned moulded brick window, leaded lights. Openwork brick parapet. On end 2 moulded brick shafted stack and hipped roof. Octagonal stack on central ridge.
Listing NGR: SU2946523219
Copyright IoE Mr G. Jim Love. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Love, G. Jim
Rights Holder: Love, G. Jim
Brick, Tile, 20th Century Gatehouse, Unassigned, Building