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Southleigh Park, Clock Tower Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Havant, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8666 / 50°51'59"N

Longitude: -0.9538 / 0°57'13"W

OS Eastings: 473718

OS Northings: 107977

OS Grid: SU737079

Mapcode National: GBR CDT.RMS

Mapcode Global: FRA 86WT.47K

Entry Name: Southleigh Park, Clock Tower Building

Listing Date: 5 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431845

Location: Havant, Hampshire, PO9

County: Hampshire

District: Havant

Town: Havant

Electoral Ward/Division: St Faith's

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Warblington St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-

SU 70 NW HAVANT HORNDEAN ROAD
Emsworth

4/10004 Southleigh Park, Clock
Tower building

GV II

Outbuilding, possibly formerly stable, with clock tower: mid C19
(clock dated 1840) with C20 alterations. Coursed flint with red brick
quoins and dressings; stucco plinth and platt band. Welsh slate roof.
Wooden clock tower. 1 ½ storeys, 3 bays with single storey wing to
right. The main section has outer bays taller and projecting slightly
below oversailing gables. Each has giant pilasters framing segmental
archway which has ground-floor doorway and small window above. The
left-hand bay has full-width door and the opening above is heightened
to form fire door. The right-hand bay has half-glazed door with small-
pane overlight; and cambered-arched 6-pane sash above. The central bay
has wide doorway with small-pane overlight and flanking flat-arched
6-pane sashes (right sash altered); above door is oculus with radial
glazing bars. Roof is carried down in front of central bay on slender
columns, and with decorative pendants to cross-beams. Rising from the
front roof slope, at centre, is 2-stage clock tower having clock face
below Tuscan-columned bell stage with frieze and cornice; and shallow
pyramidal roof carrying weather vane with ball base, scrolled
brackets, arrow vane and spike finial. Chimney at right end; and on
right, single storey flat-roofed wing, the right end canted. At rear
of building, 1983 brick and glass corridor (not included in listing)
links building to main house (q.v.) and to 1983 brick and glass office
building (not included in listing). Interior: much reordered during
the 1970's office conversion, but wooden stair remains. Clock has dial
with manufacturer's name and date: "Paine. High Street Bloomsbury.
1840".


Listing NGR: SU7373608059

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