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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: 1339042



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

County: Hampshire

District: Test Valley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Appleshaw

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 20-Dec-1960

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Apr-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 140485

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7/25 Mead House (Formerly listed 20.12.60 as The Laurels) GV II*

House. Early C18, with early C19 alterations. Brick walls, and roof of slate, and tile. Queen Anne .house-with a symmetrical front (west) of 2 storeys and attic, 2.1.2 windows. Ripped slate roof with a wife eaves and plaster soffit, 3 dormers with cambered leaded roofs. Red brick walls of header bond, high plinth, stone 1st floor band and cills, openings having rubber cambered arches (now cement covered) with keystones. Sashes in reveals. The doorway (early C19) has a large moulded canopy, with ¾ Doric columns, a plain frame enclosing a Gothic fanlight and a 6-panelled door. At each side there is a wall, with a dropped curve (from band level) and then a level top extending to simple piers with stone ball finials. The south elevation of 2 windows includes early C19 alterations; hipped slate roof, 2 large sashes at the east side, and on the west side a filled window above a French window. The east elevation also has enlarged early C19 fenestration, but the roof is tiled, with 2 C20 flat- roofed dormers; there is a small ½-glazed door in the centre, below the staircase window. A single-storeyed service wing, extending eastwards, has a tile roof and a section of upper floor (C2Q) with tile-hung walls and a flat roof. The north elevation, for the most part, has walls containing (13) narrow horizontal flint bands.

Listing NGR: SU3066948318

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National Grid Reference: SU 30672 48320


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