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Ganwells

A Grade II Listed Building in Bentley, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1889 / 51°11'20"N

Longitude: -0.883 / 0°52'58"W

OS Eastings: 478160

OS Northings: 143891

OS Grid: SU781438

Mapcode National: GBR C91.KKL

Mapcode Global: VHDY6.NC2Y

Entry Name: Ganwells

Listing Date: 31 July 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178864

English Heritage Legacy ID: 142091

Location: Bentley, East Hampshire, Hampshire, GU10

County: Hampshire

District: East Hampshire

Civil Parish: Bentley

Built-Up Area: Bentley (East Hampshire)

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Bentley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

SU 74 SE BENTLEY A31 MAIN ROAD

4/29 Ganwells
31/07/63
II

House. Of earlier origin, but mainly late C18, with Regency details, and mid
C19 exterior. Roughcast walls on 2 sides, others being of brickwork with some
tile-hung upper walls; roof of tiles. The front (south) elevation is 2 storeys;
4.1 windows. Roof ½-hipped at the west, hipped at the east end. Plain walls,
with a high parapet having a thick coping, plinth. Sashes in exposed frames
to the 1st floor, the ground floor having coupled French windows, with narrow
side panes; the east bay has a sash in reveals above a rectangular bay (with
hipped tile roof). The doorway (early C19) has a cornice with modillions and
dentils, supported by deep pilasters which are panelled (with diagonal patterns)
on each face, ½-glazed door. The east elevation (mid C19) continues the style,
with 4 windows; at the rear there are 4 gables (2 ½-hipped) of irregular
projection, with mostly C19 details. Inside, the beams supporting the upper
floors are C17, and the renovation of the house with Regency feature can be
traced; at the rear there is a C18 staircase. Old tie-beams are probably the
sole survivors of a pre-C17 timber-framed house.


Listing NGR: SU7907444723

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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