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Hunton House, Wonston

Description: Hunton House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 145227

OS Grid Reference: SU4823739819
OS Grid Coordinates: 448237, 139819
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1556, -1.3116

Location: Hunton Down Lane, Wonston, Hampshire SO21 3PS

Locality: Wonston
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO21 3PS

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Listing Text


4/18 Hunton House

Small country house. Early C18 with C20 additions. Brick, plain tiled roof. 5
bay double pile house with added 3 bay flanking wings and ballroom attached to
right wing. South front 2 storey with attic and basement. Mid C20 reinstatement
of central door and stone perron steps with wrought iron handrail. Basement has
C20 sash windows with round heads. Other sash windows 12-pane with flat gauged
brick arches. Moulded timber cornice and pediment over centre 3 bays with cart-
wheel window in tympanum. Roof half-hipped with 4 symmetrical gable stacks.
The wings are late C19 or C20 in matching style. Each has 2 windows on front, 3
on rear, and projects forward one bay. Ground floor of C18 house has single
room on south with C18 chimneypiece at each end and panelling. Behind is 2 bay
staircase hall, with open well stair with turned balustrade, moulded handrail
ramped up at newels, dado with bolection moulded panels with pilasters between
and contemporary panelling in hall.

Listing NGR: SP5552544032

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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