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Arcade Incorporating Grotto Immediately West of Walhampton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Walhampton, Hampshire

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Latitude: 50.7685 / 50°46'6"N

Longitude: -1.5318 / 1°31'54"W

OS Eastings: 433114

OS Northings: 96652

OS Grid: SZ331966

Mapcode National: GBR 77X.PKB

Mapcode Global: FRA 77P1.T88

Entry Name: Arcade Incorporating Grotto Immediately West of Walhampton House

Listing Date: 13 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1094783

English Heritage Legacy ID: 144252

Location: Boldre, New Forest, Hampshire, SO41

County: Hampshire

District: New Forest

Civil Parish: Boldre

Built-Up Area: Walhampton

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Boldre St John

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text


14/30 Arcade incorporating
grotto immediately
west of Walhampton


Arcade, including summer dining-room and wall incorporating older grotto.
Grotto C18, rest 1914. Arcade of Portland stone columns and entablature, rest
brick. Arcade is connected to side of music room, with 3m long arcade at right
angles to rest, and main arcade is some 50m long, central 20m being dining-room.
Doric columns and entablature of plain triglyphs with tile-on-edge squares
between, modillioned cornice and low parapet. Dining-room has to each side niche
over-hanging entablature on columns. At far end, at right-angles, stage with
rear wall and flanking walls, one of which connects to arcade. On returns of
flanking walls stone archway. Behind flanking wall to arcade is C18 grotto now
incorporated. This is seen from one archway and has many forms in shell patterns
on walls and vaulted roof of room.

Listing NGR: SZ3337996995

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

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