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Hensting Farmhouse, Owslebury

Description: Hensting Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 145503

OS Grid Reference: SU4966722460
OS Grid Coordinates: 449667, 122460
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9994, -1.2936

Location: Watley Lane, Owslebury, Hampshire SO50 7HH

Locality: Owslebury
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO50 7HH

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Listing Text


7/1 Hensting Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Late C16, altered C18 and C19. Chequerwork knapped flint and dressed
stone with later brick stack, window surrounds and added wings, old plain tile roofs,
some ridge tiles with medieval style comb. 2 bay original building with wing
behind at centre, C18 parallel range added to rear, left of wing and C19 wing
added to rear at right. Front 2 storey, 2 bay. Central doorway with C18 mould
stone doorcase, rectangular fanlight and C19 studded, ledged door. Windows late
C18 3-light casements. Plinth with moulded brick offset at sill level. Above
door large stone set upside down with arms and motto of Archbishop Langton. This
was brought here from Marwell Hall. Central C17 cruciform on plan with offset
head and C18 external stack on left end. Roof rebuilt C18 and gables have exposed
end trusses and brickwork.

Listing NGR: SU5193823775

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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