History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Forton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Longparish, Hampshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1904 / 51°11'25"N

Longitude: -1.4018 / 1°24'6"W

OS Eastings: 441902

OS Northings: 143638

OS Grid: SU419436

Mapcode National: GBR 84D.6FR

Mapcode Global: VHC30.NB9R

Entry Name: Forton House

Listing Date: 21 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 139645

Location: Longparish, Test Valley, Hampshire, SP11

County: Hampshire

District: Test Valley

Civil Parish: Longparish

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Longparish St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

Find accommodation in
Whitchurch

Listing Text

SU 44 SW LONGPARISH FORTON

4/44 Forton House

II

Large house. Early C19. Painted brick, and slate. A tall main block,
with lower rear extensions. The front (south-west) is regular but not
symmetrical of 3 storeys 3 windows. Low-pitched hipped roof with wide
eaves on coupled carved brackets. Walls have rubbed slightly-cambered
openings, a 2nd floor moulded stucco cill band, stone cills. Sashes in
reveals, one casement in altered ground floor window at the south-east
side. Triangular-headed doorway within a stucco porch of 2 columns,
with a severely-plain Order, 6-panelled door. The south-east elevation
has 3 widely-spaced large openings on 2 floors (the south-west third being
the south-east face of the main block), with similar details: sashes to
the 1st floor above French windows, which open onto a terrace, the 2
north-east side windows being enclosed within a trellis verandah (glazed
at each end) under a hipped slate roof. Other elevations are of
vernacular form, with irregular window sizes and patterns.


Listing NGR: SU4190243638

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.