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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: 1229808



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

County: Hampshire

District: Test Valley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Penton Grafton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 20-Dec-1960

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 140566

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Country mansion. c1740, with late C19 alterations and addition of wings. Brick walls, hipped slate roof. Regular front (north) of 3 storeys, 4 windows. Walls of red brick in Flemish bond, stone coping to plain parapet, stone cornice moulding 1st floor band, rubbed round arch to the doorway, plinth: the window openings have C19 Bath stone moulded architraves and limestone moulded cills. Sashes in reveals. The doorway has an Adam style leaded fanlight and decorated architrave, with a 6-panelled door, now set within a C19 Bath stone Ionic porch of 2 columns, 2 pilasters, entablature with modillions and dentils, on 3 steps. To the east side the wing projects as a plain wall with an attached stack. The south elevation is symmetrical, with the older 3-storeyed block in the centre and C19 2-storeyed wings at each side, of 3.6.3. windows. Parapet, with a cornice to the (lower) wings which crosses the centre as a 2nd floor cill band, 1st floor moulded bands, architraves, plinth: the wings project slightly with 1/2 octagons; sashes in reveals. The east elevation (of the C19 wing) is regular, of 2 storeys, 1.4 windows, with similar features; at its south side is a shallow Ionic stone doorway, with separate columns. At the west side, the wing does not extend to the north front but is connected to a lower range of service buildings.

Listing NGR: SU3150147708

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National Grid Reference: SU 31270 47767


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