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5 and 6, Chant Close, Wherwell

Description: 5 and 6, Chant Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 139710

OS Grid Reference: SU3878840836
OS Grid Coordinates: 438788, 140836
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1655, -1.4466

Location: Chant Close, Wherwell, Hampshire SP11 7JA

Locality: Wherwell
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP11 7JA

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Listing Text


9/22 Nos. 5, and 6.


Now two houses, but formerly the railway station, comprising a stationmaster's
house (6) and the attached station building (5). 1884. Brick walls, and
hipped tile roof. The L-shaped house, with a porch within the angle, is of
2 storeys, 1.1 windows. The walls have stepped brick eaves, cambered rubbed
arches, a moulded 1st floor band,, and decorative aprons beneath the moulded
stone cills. Coupled sashes, with unusual glazing bars, one rectangular bay
with a tiled roof. The doorway, beneath a relieving arch, has a hood on
brackets and ½-glazed door. The single-storeyed station block is symmetrical
with 4 windows, with a set-back unit of 1 window at the east end. Deep
stepped brick eaves, cambered rubbed arches, decorative apron on panel
beneath moulded stone cills. Sashes, coupled to the outer openings and the
wing: the inner windows are beneath a wide canopy (on 4 brackets) which covers
the central entrance. A virtually unaltered structure.

Listing NGR: SU3879440842

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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