Hampshire Treasures

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Post Norman
Manor Houses (Sites)
The Grange. Pre 1386 and C.16/17 episcopal manor houses. Mentioned in Saxon grant of 790 and later known as Hurstbourne Priory until the Dissolution. Later building on same site demolished in 1785. Masonry and Tudor-type bricks visible on river bed. O.S.A. No. SU44 NW15. Ref: 1. V.C.H., Vol. 4, p.287. Ref: 2. A Parochial History of St. Mary Bourne, 1888, (Stevens), p.87. Ref: 3. It Happened in Hampshire, 1937, (Beddington and Christy), p.173.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 440 466
2107 24
Park
Hurstbourne Park. C.14 park containing 350 acres. No trace of park pale to be seen - park forms grounds of large house. O.S.A. No. SU44 NW18.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 445 478
2107 21
Period Unknown
Possible Enclosure (Site)
North west of Apsley Farm House. Triangular soil mark of disturbed chalk in ploughed field. O.S.A. No. SU44 NW20. Ref: A.P. A.F.57, (St. Joseph).     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 417 485
2107 20
Group C - Footpaths, Bridleways and Old Travelways
Old Travelway (Alleged)
Old road from Walbury to Tidbury. Suggested the route connects two hill-forts, of which dates of erection and occupation have not been accurately determined. O.S.A. No. SU44 NW17. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 8, 1918-20, (Turner), p.105.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 423 479
2107 22
Group D - Buildings, Monuments and Engineering Works
Church
C.13
St. Mary, Tufton. Timber root with rafters and trusses exposed. Late Saxon chancel arch. Two small early Norman windows in nave. Transitional font. Fine early C.15 painting of St. Christopher on north wall of nave. O.S.A. No. SU44 NE8. Ref: Buildings of England; Hants. and I.O.W., (Pevsner and Lloyd), p.629.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 457 468
2107 02
Building
C.18
The Bee House. Tall rectangular block. Blue brick with red brick dressings. High panelled parapet. Estate cottage or lodge of unusual design.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 442 464
2107 13
Farmhouse
C.18
Apsley Farm. 2 storeys. Original portion blue brick with red brick chimneys. Ridge tiled roof. Sash windows. Modern Georgian style additions.     SU 422 480
2107 03
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