Description: Northdown House
Date Listed: 13 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 306039
OS Grid Reference: SP2897632889
OS Grid Coordinates: 428976, 232889
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9937, -1.5794
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LONG COMPTON MALT HOUSE LANE
SP2832 (South side)
11/105 Northdown House
13/10/66 (Formerly listed as Northdown
Malt House Lane shown on Ordnance Survey map as Clarendon Street.
Farmhouse. Dated 1688, altered 1868. Limestone ashlar with quoins and coped
gables with finials. C20-tile roof with moulded stone ridge stack. 3-unit plan.
2 storeys plus attic; 4-window range of 2- and 3-light mullioned windows with
hood moulds and labels. One mullioned window is replaced by a 3-light casement.
One small chamfered light to far right. C20 plank door to centre-left with C20
porch. Further 2- and 3-light mullioned windows with hood moulds and labels to
left gable end. One 2-light mullioned window, casements and stair-turret
projection to rear. Moulded datestone with hood inscribed in bas-relief:
'H/RS/1688' in apex of left gable end. Tablet below dates restoration of house:
1868. Interior: one ovolo-moulded spine beam. Further chamfered spine beams with
ogee stops. Large open fireplace.
Listing NGR: SP2897632889
Source: English Heritage
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