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The Whyte Lyon

A Grade II Listed Building in Hook, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.3135 / 51°18'48"N

Longitude: -0.8906 / 0°53'26"W

OS Eastings: 477416

OS Northings: 157740

OS Grid: SU774577

Mapcode National: GBR C7H.PMS

Mapcode Global: VHDXM.J70W

Plus Code: 9C3X8475+CQ

Entry Name: The Whyte Lyon

Listing Date: 8 July 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 136664

Location: Hartley Wintney, Hart, Hampshire, RG27

County: Hampshire

District: Hart

Civil Parish: Hartley Wintney

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Hartley Wintney with Elvetham St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text


5/23 The Whyte Lyon


- II

C18, early C19. A wide fronted coaching im alongside the main road. The central,
older, block is of 3 storeys, 2:3 windows: at the south-west side a taller (early
C19) 2 storeyed extension of 4 windows; at the north-east side the old block
continues at a lower level at 2 storeys, 1 window and extends again (still lower)
at 2 storeys, 3 windows. Red tile roofing with hipped ends, brick dentil eaves.
Walling is painted brickwork (Flemish bond), flat rubbed arches, bands at 1st
and 2nd floors in the central section, plinth. Sashes, the northern bay of
the south-west part has a large Victorian doorcase, with a moulded canopy on
brackets and a plain door. Beyond the projecting central-part there is on
the ground floor a bay window flanked by 2 modern lights, beneath a tile roofed
canopy on brackets. The northern bay of the 3-storeyed unit has a wide
elliptical arch (carriage entrance) with stone keystone and impost blocks.
A plain doorcase follows, and at the centre of the northernmost part there is
a coupled doorway within a pitched roof porch, with 6-panelled doors. The south-
west gable has a Venetian window with impost bands on each floor, set within
a slightly projecting wall. Modern additions at rear.

Listing NGR: SU7737357099

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

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