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Ramridge House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Penton Grafton, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.2282 / 51°13'41"N

Longitude: -1.5535 / 1°33'12"W

OS Eastings: 431270

OS Northings: 147767

OS Grid: SU312477

Mapcode National: GBR 60Y.XQT

Mapcode Global: VHC2R.1D18

Entry Name: Ramridge House

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229808

English Heritage Legacy ID: 140566

Location: Penton Grafton, Test Valley, Hampshire, SP11

County: Hampshire

District: Test Valley

Civil Parish: Penton Grafton

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Weyhill St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text


Country mansion. c1740, with late C19 alterations and addition of wings.
Brick walls, hipped slate roof. Regular front (north) of 3 storeys, 4 windows.
Walls of red brick in Flemish bond, stone coping to plain parapet, stone
cornice moulding 1st floor band, rubbed round arch to the doorway, plinth:
the window openings have C19 Bath stone moulded architraves and limestone
moulded cills. Sashes in reveals. The doorway has an Adam style leaded
fanlight and decorated architrave, with a 6-panelled door, now set within a
C19 Bath stone Ionic porch of 2 columns, 2 pilasters, entablature with
modillions and dentils, on 3 steps. To the east side the wing projects as a
plain wall with an attached stack. The south elevation is symmetrical, with
the older 3-storeyed block in the centre and C19 2-storeyed wings at each side,
of 3.6.3. windows. Parapet, with a cornice to the (lower) wings which
crosses the centre as a 2nd floor cill band, 1st floor moulded bands, architraves,
plinth: the wings project slightly with 1/2 octagons; sashes in reveals. The
east elevation (of the C19 wing) is regular, of 2 storeys, 1.4 windows, with
similar features; at its south side is a shallow Ionic stone doorway, with
separate columns. At the west side, the wing does not extend to the north
front but is connected to a lower range of service buildings.

Listing NGR: SU3150147708

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