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Little Testwood House, Netley Marsh

Description: Little Testwood House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 143467

OS Grid Reference: SU3443315384
OS Grid Coordinates: 434433, 115384
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9369, -1.5113

Location: A36, Southampton SO40 2GZ

Locality: Netley Marsh
Local Authority: New Forest District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO40 2GZ

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Listing Text

SU 31 NW
2/19 Little Testwood House

House, now offices. Of C15 origin, but mainly early C18, with C20
extensions,Walls of painted brickwork in Flemish bond, cambered arches,
with stone keys, stone cills, stone coping to parapet with ball finials.
Slate roof. Symmetrical west front with half-hexagonal projecting
centrepiece of 3 storeys, 2.3.2. windows. The middle face of the
centrepiece is raised as a gable, with an arched recess. Sashes, several
with thick window bars, the centrepiece of ground floor windows being of
later sytle, within reeded architraves. The south side has a C20 2
storeyed wing, with tile roof, tilehung 1st floor, and brick ground floor;
sashes and the present entrance. At the rear there is a mid C19 wing.
Part of the rear of the main block has brickwork in English bond, and a
ground floor room has a wall of timber-framing.

Listing NGR: SU3291613375

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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