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Old Malt House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wherwell, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.1654 / 51°9'55"N

Longitude: -1.4461 / 1°26'45"W

OS Eastings: 438824

OS Northings: 140832

OS Grid: SU388408

Mapcode National: GBR 736.TFF

Mapcode Global: VHC2Z.WYCZ

Plus Code: 9C3W5H83+5H

Entry Name: Old Malt House

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1093378

English Heritage Legacy ID: 139726

Location: Wherwell, Test Valley, Hampshire, SP11

County: Hampshire

Civil Parish: Wherwell

Built-Up Area: Wherwell

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Wherwell St Peter and Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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116/9/21 Old malt House

20.12.1960 II

House. Circa 1550; substantial remodelling in mid /late C17; partly rebuilt C18/C19; restored and extended C20. Timber-framed, partly painted brick and flint walls. Longstraw thatched hipped roof. Brick axial stacks. PLAN: Former 3-bay hall; remodelled in mid to late C17 with addition of right hand bay, and rebuilding of the service end in C18/19 to form a malthouse. EXTERIOR: 1 storey and attic. Asymmetrical 5/5 window range front. Mostly late C19 and C20 casements with glazing bars, eaves raised over attic windows, and thatch carried down as canopy over doorway to right of centre, exposed timber-framing to left of centre. INTERIOR: Substantial timber-framing exposed, braces are long and straight with large panel framing; evidence of a cross-passage. Cambered tie-beams on straight jowled posts, with queen-struts to collar with clasped purlins. Roof has heavily soot blackened rafters and battens, and areas of smoke blackened multi-layered thatch. Brick ovens to former malthouse in situ in present kitchen. SOURCE: Roberts, E., Hampshire CC report, 27-05-1999.

Listing NGR: SU3882740833

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