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Description: Ampfield House
Date Listed: 29 May 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 141077
OS Grid Reference: SU3988723245
OS Grid Coordinates: 439887, 123245
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0072, -1.4329
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SU 32 SE
3/7 Ampfield House (formerly
29.5.57 listed as Ampfield House
Small country house, now offices. Mid C18, with early C19 extension and mid C19
further addition. Brick, oldest part in header bond, English bond each side,
additions Flemish, old plain tile roof. Plan of 5 bays, 2 storey and attic on
plinth, to each side one bay slightly later, one end C19 4-bay addition, and then
another of 2 bays. Front has old part to left within its centre, above 3
stone steps, 6-panel door in plain frame in doorcase of open pediment on large
souble-scroll brackets. In 1st addition to R 6-panel door in doorcase with open
pediment on brackets. 12-pane sashes in reveals with rubbed flat arches. On
old part recessed 1st floor panels and stuccoed cornice (top missing) and parapet
with coping, stone cornice each side on later bays. Behind hipped roof, in
different sections, flat-roofed dormers to old part, gabled to later. End
elevation of old part 3 bays, similar details but large angular bays on each
side. Interior has many C18 features, especially large drawing room with full
softwood panelling and marble fireplace.
Listing NGR: SP3664219501
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Source: English Heritage
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