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Officers' Mess in the Grounds of the Royal Victoria Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Hound, Hampshire

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Latitude: 50.8696 / 50°52'10"N

Longitude: -1.3446 / 1°20'40"W

OS Eastings: 446216

OS Northings: 107990

OS Grid: SU462079

Mapcode National: GBR 88B.GVD

Mapcode Global: FRA 862S.VC7

Plus Code: 9C2WVM94+R5

Entry Name: Officers' Mess in the Grounds of the Royal Victoria Hospital

Listing Date: 24 January 1980

Last Amended: 14 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355012

Location: Hound, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO31

County: Hampshire

Civil Parish: Hound

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Hound St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Officers' Mess in the
grounds of the Royal
Victoria Hospital
(formerly listed as
Officers' mess at Royal
Victoria Hospital)
SU 40 NE 8/161 24.1.80


Circa 1860. Symmetrical facade of 3 storeys, 5:3:1:3:1:3:5 windows. General
classical form with elaborate centre and plainer wing units.
Centre section has balustered parapet, full cornice, rusticated pilasters. Recessed
arched openings framed by architraves, moulded impost bands, cills on plain
brackets, plinth. Flanking turrets with tiled pyramid roofs, bold eaves cornice on
brackets, coupled openings with keystones, architraves, panelled pilasters, and
panelled bases containing diagonal cross motif.
Inner wings (of 3 windows) have eaves cornice, bands at first and second floors,
plinth. Plain openings, but ground floor arches recessed within architraves,
continuous impost band, stone cills on plain brackets.
Outer wings (of 5 windows) with plain openings, arched to ground floor; central
projecting porches with arched roof.
Slate hipped roofing. Cement walls, but red brick at rear. Sash windows in

Listing NGR: SU4626309236

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