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Tichborne House and Chapel of St Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in Tichborne, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.0699 / 51°4'11"N

Longitude: -1.183 / 1°10'58"W

OS Eastings: 457341

OS Northings: 130383

OS Grid: SU573303

Mapcode National: GBR 97C.V1Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 86D9.BXP

Entry Name: Tichborne House and Chapel of St Margaret

Listing Date: 5 December 1955

Last Amended: 19 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1095940

English Heritage Legacy ID: 145538

Location: Tichborne, Winchester, Hampshire, SO24

County: Hampshire

District: Winchester

Civil Parish: Tichborne

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Tichborne St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text


Tichborne House and St Margaret Chapel

(Formerly listed as Tichborne House)



Small country house and attached chapel. Circa 1803-5. On cut stone plinth colourwashed brick, with stone porch, chapel and service wing rendered, slate and tile roofs. 7 bay by 5 bay block of house, with chapel attached to rear at centre and passage on each floor on inner side of chapel to link house to service wing, attached to side of chapel, running parallel to house. Front 2 storeys on basement 7 bays with 2 bays at either end projecting slightly. To 3 central bays 4 columns Greek Doric portice with triglyph entablature on rusticated stone plinth, with steps either side. C19 6-panel double door with fanlight and panelled reveal. Either side a tall 18-pane sash. In outer 2 bays a similar sash in arched recess and 1st floor string course. 7 small 18-pane sashes with wide panes and rubbed brick arches with relieving arches over. Small brick cornice with blocking course and large stone coping with Soane-like urns at corners and stone cartouche of family crest in centre. Roof low pitched hipped. Interior of house early C19 largely remodelled. Chapel has 3 large round headed windows on exposed side with simple cornice and parapet above and hipped tiled roof behind. End has off centre castellated porch with round stair turret in corner beside it. Inside plain walls with coved cornice and geometrical pattern ribbed ceiling over altar. Altar rails C17 brought back from Italy in 1688. Altar table C17 but upper part of columns and pediment later replacement.

Listing NGR: SU5734130383

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