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Village Hall, Woodgreen

Description: Village Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 144167

OS Grid Reference: SU1707717682
OS Grid Coordinates: 417077, 117682
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9583, -1.7582

Location: Hale Road, Woodgreen, Hampshire SP6 2AJ

Locality: Woodgreen
Local Authority: New Forest District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP6 2AJ

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Listing Text

SU 11 NE
6/85 Village Hall


Village hall. 1930-1, donated by Vaughan Nash, internally painted by Robert
Baker and Edward Payner, RCA, for Carnegie Trust. Rendered brick and pantile
roof. Single storey, 5 bay, wide hall, with to RH end set bay 2 bay, narrow,
lower, entrance hall, and in front of LH bay low single bay gabled bay. In
RH bay similar window. Similar windows in hall with buttress between. Vent on
roof in centre. Inside walls decorated entirely with oil painting, tempered with
paraffin wax and turps, murals. They show the village as it was then, the
poachers on Castle Hill, the Sunday School, folk dancing, fruit picking, the
village inn (Horse and Groom), the village flower show, and making cider.
Vaughan Nash was involved in schemes to revive village life by settling ex-
servicemen on land, and building village halls as community centres.

Listing NGR: SU1783116926

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Source: English Heritage

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