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Houghton Manor House, Houghton

Description: Houghton Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 140694

OS Grid Reference: SU3408432676
OS Grid Coordinates: 434084, 132676
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0924, -1.5147

Location: Church Lane, Houghton, Hampshire SO20 6LJ

Locality: Houghton
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO20 6LJ

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Listing Text

SU 3432
12/13 Houghton Manor House
29/5/57 (Formerly listed as Houghton
GV Manor Farmhouse )
Manor House. Mid C18 (fire insurance plaque of 1760), extended C18 and C19,
restored 1980. Brick, old plain tile roof. 2 storey, 5 x 3 bay mid C18 part
with central wing to rear and low service range to rear on right. Circa 1800
wide bay added to left and extensions to rear of this C19, interior remodelled
1980. Garden front 2 storey, 5 bay with slightly set-back bay added to left.
Central glazed C20 double doors in heavy doorcase of fluted pilasters supporting
entablature and pediment. Each side C19 low-silled 15-Pane sashes, similar in
left bay. On 1st floor 6 12-pane sashes. All have rubbed brick arches, toothed
brick cornice. Hipped continuous roof. Large central ridge stack above door.
L-shaped entrance front is left end of garden front, having to left side of rear
wing 2 storey, 3 bay and projecting to right end of main range. Wing has central
6-panel door and similar doorcase, and 5 12-pane sashes. End of main range
has Venetian window with rubbed brick arch and roundheaded window over. In
addition to right hand side 9-pane sash. Wings half hipped with stack behind in
centre and hipped end of main block. Inside remodelled.

Listing NGR: SP3567233575

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Source: English Heritage

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