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Michelmersh Court, Michelmersh and Timsbury

Description: Michelmersh Court

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 May 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 140934

OS Grid Reference: SU3467526674
OS Grid Coordinates: 434675, 126674
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0384, -1.5068

Location: Michelmersh, Hampshire SO51 0NS

Locality: Michelmersh and Timsbury
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO51 0NS

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Listing Text

SU 32 NW
4/30 Michelmersh Court


Rectory, now private house. Late C18 altered and extended C19.& C20. Brick with
decorative blue headers, slate roofs. 2 storey and attic on cellar, originally
5 x 5 bay, altered entrance front, original garden side, garden front has early C19
octagonal bay, other side has C19 and C20 1 & 2 storey additions. Entrance front
has C20 double doors off-centre to R under altered wide pedimented Doric porch.
Above C19 tall roundheaded 17-pane sash under blue header arch. In R of centre bay
early C19 20 pane segmental head sash with 2 12-pane segmental head sashes over.
R bay has infront C20 single storey addition in matching style. Between L bays
projecting side stack capped at cornice. Painted brick modillioned cornice.
Parapet with panel above each bay. Roof hipped with stacks at ends of ridge. To
L garden side has 3 Portland stone steps up to C19 glazed door in heavy doorcase,
under shell hood on moulded console brackets. 9 12-pane sashes under rubbed brick
arches. 1st floor blue header band. Same cornice and parapet. Roof hipped
with stacks behind on return ridges, that to left with blank arches. Low down
2 flat-roofed 6-pane dormers. Inside roofs on garden side have c1800 stripped
softwood panelling with contemporary carved timber or reeded painted stone fire
surrounds. Staircase behind door C19.

Listing NGR: SU3467526674

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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