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South Court in Front of South Side of House, Kings Somborne

Description: South Court in Front of South Side of House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 140757

OS Grid Reference: SU3564933592
OS Grid Coordinates: 435649, 133592
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1005, -1.4922

Location: Kings Somborne, Hampshire SO20 6JB

Locality: Kings Somborne
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO20 6JB

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Listing Text

SU 3533
S Court in front of S
side of house

Walls of S court. 1901-5 by E L Lutyens. Ashlar stone with flint. Court is
in front of centre of S front, bounded by projecting E wing, by walk above
sunken garden running S from projecting bay and at S by wall on retaining wall
above S walk. To W bed with 1m wall retaining it from walkway, but against
house 8 steps down to walkway and more steps at S end, Other side has 0.5m
retaining wall to bed and higher lawn in front of ballroom, with at far end
several steps up to this level. Along S low wall with either end large square
beds on part where retaining wall projects further S. In centre of court
sun-dial (qv).

Listing NGR: SP3069333133

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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