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Latitude: 51.1156 / 51°6'56"N
Longitude: -1.1116 / 1°6'41"W
OS Eastings: 462277
OS Northings: 135524
OS Grid: SU622355
Mapcode National: GBR B86.V2H
Mapcode Global: VHD10.P753
Entry Name: Bighton House
Listing Date: 19 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1155346
English Heritage Legacy ID: 145300
Location: Bighton, Winchester, Hampshire, SO24
Civil Parish: Bighton
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Bighton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
SU 63 NW; 1/2
Small country house. Early C19 and c1844. Yellow brick and flint with brick
dressing addition, roof slate. Two storeys and attic five-bay by five-bay block of
1844, attached to side of three bays by three bays. Two-storey block, c1820, and added to this
a late C19 service block, two storeys, three bays by three bays. Garden front: five-bay main block
has large low silled 15-pane sashes with brackets, pediments of 184.108.40.206.1. styles
segmental: none: triangular. Above, 12-pane sashes in architraves with every other
one lugged. On second floor, blank attic panels and large rendered cornice, with
parapet punctuated by two lengths of balustrades. Centre block has three 12-pane sashes
with gauged-brick arches, and carriageway, now French window with wide cambered gauged-brick arch.
Raised brick architrave round whole facade with raised first-floor band.
On first floor, two 12-pane and one thin 8-pane sash, with above the architrave, stone
cornice and short parapet with stone coping. Late C19 block has three 20-pane sashes
with above, a 12-pane sash and a tripartite sash. Inside small entrance vestibule
leading to full height oval staircase hall with coved ends and curved doors to other
wing and screen with arched niches on first-floor level, and glass cupola.
VCH (1908) Vol. 3; p 38.
Listing NGR: SP5687230260
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