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Bitterne Manor, Southampton

Description: Bitterne Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 135729

OS Grid Reference: SU4337213372
OS Grid Coordinates: 443372, 113372
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9182, -1.3844

Location: Hawkeswood Road, Southampton SO18 1QB

Locality: Southampton
County: Southampton
Country: England
Postcode: SO18 1QB

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Listing Text

5239 Bitterne

Bitterne Manor
(formerly listed as
Remains of Bitterne
Manor House,
mediaeval remains)
SU 41 SW 10/37 14.7.53


This dates from the C13, on the site of the Roman Port of Clausentum, and
was a manor house of the Bishops of Winchester. This was much restored in
1864, damaged in the second World War and subsequently reconstructed out of
old materials. Two storeys built of stone rubble. Gable ended. Modern tiled
roof with 5 modern dormers. Six modern mullioned and transomed windows.
Modern doorcase with 4 centred archway having the datestone 1952 above it.
On the left-hand side is a C13 blank lancet window and a portion of rough
rubble walling. The interior is modern.

Listing NGR: SU4255313582

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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