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Wood End House, Soberton

Description: Wood End House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 146551

OS Grid Reference: SU5961413649
OS Grid Coordinates: 459614, 113649
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9192, -1.1533

Location: Heath Road, Soberton, Hampshire PO17 6JZ

Locality: Soberton
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: PO17 6JZ

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Listing Text

9/3 Wood End House
House. Once a cottage of C17 origin, but enlarged in the late C18 and again in
the mid C19. Walls of painted brickwork in Flemish bond, rubbed flat arches,
parapet with coping and brick dentilled cornice: another section of Flemish bond
with blue headers and also Flemish Garden Wall bond with blue headers: some tile-
hanging. The main block is late C18 with some early C19 details, symmetrical
south west front elevation of two storeys, five above two windows, those of the
ground-floor placed centrally beneath the two outer pairs of the 1st floor.
Sashes in reveals, the larger ground-floor lights reaching to floor level. Door
case with thin open pediment on coupled modillion brackets, with console brackets
above panelled pilasters, arched opening with plain fanlight, and 6-panelled door.
The south-east elevation has a long wing (including the oldest part of the
structure) extending to the north east, with tile-hanging above brickwork and
sashes above casements, the south west side (the end of the main front) having
a French window beneath a concave metal canopy. The north-west elevation shows a
gabled recess between the mid C19 north-east side and the end of the main block,
with a stucco porch filling the gap, with a pierced parapet, pilasters, and half-
glazed coupled doors.

Listing NGR: SU6156414731

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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