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Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage at Hurst Lighthouse and Attached Yard Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Milford-on-sea, Hampshire

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Latitude: 50.7084 / 50°42'30"N

Longitude: -1.5511 / 1°33'3"W

OS Eastings: 431795

OS Northings: 89957

OS Grid: SZ317899

Mapcode National: GBR 67B.JND

Mapcode Global: FRA 77M6.RJH

Entry Name: Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage at Hurst Lighthouse and Attached Yard Wall

Listing Date: 17 December 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1274312

English Heritage Legacy ID: 415602

Location: Milford-on-Sea, New Forest, Hampshire, SO41

County: Hampshire

District: New Forest

Civil Parish: Milford-on-sea

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Milford-on-Sea All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

SZ 38 NW KEYHAVEN Lighthouse Keeper's
Cottage at Hurst Lighthouse
11/139 and attached Yard Wall


Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage and attached yard wall. Probably c1852 (as lighthouse,
qv), for Trinity House. Brick below stucco scored as ashlar; coated Welsh slate
roof. One storey, 3 x 2 bays with outshut and walled yard on left side. Chamfered
plinth; sashes with glazing bars in reveals and smaller 6-pane windows all with
plain architraves; boxed eaves. Central gabled porch has blind window below coat of
arms, moulded kneelers to coped gable, 6-panel door to left return, and blind
doorway to right return. Flanking windows and small window to outshut. Hipped
roof, sloping down over outshut, with central stack having 4 attached flues with
chamfered arises, cornice and tall pots, and similar single-flue chimney to outshut.
Rear: narrow central window flanked by larger windows. Left return: board door with
window to its right, and on left privy with rentilated board door to right return.
Yard wall, approximately 1½ m tall, encloses rectangular yard and has gateway with
plain piers on rear side. Interior: unusually, many original features survive,
including panelled doors and wall cupboards, panelling below windows, fireplaces
with plain surrounds and metal grates, gas lights, kitchen dresser in front
left-hand room, and in scullery set pot, sink, and pump with leaf terminal to
handle. In state of disrepair at time of inspection.

Listing NGR: SZ3008192287

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

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