BIGHTON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1155346
Date first listed:
19-Dec-1983
Statutory Address:
BIGHTON HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
BIGHTON HOUSE

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

County:
Hampshire
District:
Winchester (District Authority)
Parish:
Bighton
National Grid Reference:
SU 62277 35524

Details

SU 63 NW; 1/2

BIGHTON, BIGHTON, Bighton House

GV

II

Small country house. Early C19 and c1844. Yellow brick and flint with brick dressing addition, roof slate. Two storeys and attic five-bay by five-bay block of 1844, attached to side of three bays by three bays. Two-storey block, c1820, and added to this a late C19 service block, two storeys, three bays by three bays. Garden front: five-bay main block has large low silled 15-pane sashes with brackets, pediments of 1.2.3.2.1. styles segmental: none: triangular. Above, 12-pane sashes in architraves with every other one lugged. On second floor, blank attic panels and large rendered cornice, with parapet punctuated by two lengths of balustrades. Centre block has three 12-pane sashes with gauged-brick arches, and carriageway, now French window with wide cambered gauged-brick arch. Raised brick architrave round whole facade with raised first-floor band. On first floor, two 12-pane and one thin 8-pane sash, with above the architrave, stone cornice and short parapet with stone coping. Late C19 block has three 20-pane sashes with above, a 12-pane sash and a tripartite sash. Inside small entrance vestibule leading to full height oval staircase hall with coved ends and curved doors to other wing and screen with arched niches on first-floor level, and glass cupola.

VCH (1908) Vol. 3; p 38.

Listing NGR: SP5687230260

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
145300
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, The Victoria History of the County of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, (1908)
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, (1967), 102

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 19 Dec 2002
Reference: IOE01/09740/08
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Mike Powell. Source Historic England Archive
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