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Little Court, Crawley

Description: Little Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 145571

OS Grid Reference: SU4267934792
OS Grid Coordinates: 442679, 134792
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1108, -1.3917

Locality: Crawley
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO21 2PR

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Listing Text

(South Side)

11/15 Little Court


House. Early C18, and early C19. Brick walls, tile and slate roof. A cottage
farmhouse of 1 storey and attic, to which has been attached on the west side
a large 2-storeyed block in late-Regency style. The front (north) of the early
C19 part has at the west side a projecting wing with wide pilasters at each
side and a late C19 casement above a similar splayed bay, the east side has
the entrance in the corner (with a small late C19 window above) and there is a
large arched staircase window: the rear elevation of this part is symmetrical,
of 3 windows, with a 1st floor cill band and cement plinth. The low-pitched
hipped slate roof has a wide eave with a plain fascia and coupled carved
brackets. Brick walls in Flemish bond. The rear windows are Victorian sashes
to the 1st floor, with one late C19 casement and 2 early C19 French windows to
the ground-floor. The front door has a moulded canopy on carved brackets and
4-panelled door. The early C19 block is double pile, with a small outshot at
the west side; the lower early C18 part continues the front wall and has a
courtyard at the rear. The steep tile roof is ½-hipped at the east end and
there is a small hipped dormer to the front and a large gabled one at the rear;
windows are casement. Further to the east are 2 small projecting service blocks
(now garages) with hipped slate roofs and brick walls. The forecourt boundary
has flint walls, but the central part has cast-iron rails above a low wall (of
brick with a stone capping) with, at the east side, 2 piers (now cemented) and
a cast-iron gate. Within, there is a fine oak staircase

Listing NGR: SU4286234790

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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