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Northwood House, Chilbolton

Description: Northwood House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 139606

OS Grid Reference: SU3956540249
OS Grid Coordinates: 439565, 140249
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1601, -1.4356

Location: Winchester Road, Chilbolton, Hampshire SO20 6BQ

Locality: Chilbolton
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO20 6BQ

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Listing Text


7-1-52 Northwood House
3/42 (formerly listed as


Queen Anne house, circa 1700. Brick walls and tile roof. Symmetrical front
(south) of 2 storeys and attic, on a raised basement, 2.3.2 windows. Recessed
centre, having narrow side windows, with blank panels (or former windows) on the
inner faces of the wings. Hipped roof and 3-hipped dormers (with casements),
coved plaster eaves. Red brickwork in Flemish bond, 1st floor band, cambered
openings to the ground floor and within the high plinth. Sashes in exposed
frames, casements to the small basement lights. The doorway has a pediment
hood with cornice mouldings, on carved brackets, above a plain opening,
containing a fanlight and ½-glazed (narrow side panes) double doors. There is
a stone-paved area in front of the entrance, and a flight of 6 steps (curving
outwards at the base) flanked by plain wrought-iron rails. The north elevation
has a regular arrangement of 4 windows, the west has irregular fenestration,
including a tall staircase window, and a mid C19 ½-octagonal ground floor bay.
The east side of the house is part of an older house, rendered on the outside
and with different floor levels: minor-brick and tile outbuildings are attached.
Within, the hall and 2 rooms retain original panelling; the staircase has dado
panelling, there are panelled doors within architraves, an old fireplace, and
other C18 details.

Listing NGR: SU3957040247

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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