British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Havelock House and Wentworth House, Wickham

Description: Havelock House and Wentworth House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 146291

OS Grid Reference: SU5720911491
OS Grid Coordinates: 457209, 111491
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9001, -1.1878

Location: 4 The Square, Wickham, Hampshire PO17 5JN

Locality: Wickham
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: PO17 5JN

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Wickham, Hampshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SU 5711
10/10 Havelock House & Wentworth

Pair of houses. Early C18. Front walls of brickwork in blue headers with red
dressings; cambered rubbed arches, bands at 1st and 2nd floors, and at eaves (low
parapet): rear walls of English bond with blue headers, and cambered arches.
Tile roof, with lower gables at the rear. Symmetrical south-east front
elevation of three storeys, eight windows (two groups of four) to lst and 2nd
floors, and four to the ground floor. Original sashes in exposed frames,
ground-floor late C18 sashes in reveals. Identical wood doorcases (Wentworth sub-
stantially repaired) in Roman Doric Order, with open pediment with dentilled
cornice, supported on bold carved brackets, above fluted pilasters, arched
opening with radiating fanlight, and 6-panelled door, above stone steps. The
rear is two storeys and attic, windows, with varied single-storeyed
wings. The north side of Wentworth is a single-storeyed wing with a plain door
and a carriage entrance. A low brick boundary wall has a stone capping, and in
front of Havelock retains its original wrought iron rails. Havelock has a lead
fire-insurance sign. Wentworth retains some interior panelling.

Listing NGR: SU5716311438

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.