Hampshire Treasures

Volume 8 ( Test Valley North)

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group A - Natural Features
Penton Park. Variety of species including cedar, wellingtonia and lime. Centred on grid reference.     T.P.O. No. 6
Part C.A.
SU 335 473
1717 25
Group B - Archaeological Sites and Remains
Bronze Age
Bowl Barrow (Site)
Andover Airfield. Contained primary cremation with bronze knife dagger and two secondary inhumed cremations. Barrow destroyed in 1917. O.S.A. No. SU34 NW14. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 8, p.354.     SU 331 459
1717 23
Bowl Barrow
North-east of Harroway House. 22m in diameter by 1.6m in height. O.S.A. No. SU34 NW13. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, p.349.     SU 332 472
1717 22
Building (Site)
East of Nutbane Farm. Short stretch of flint walling exposed by ploughing. Finds include brick, tile, Samian ware and sherds of coarse black gritted ware. O.S.A. No. SU34 NW5.     SU 332 492
1717 21
Building (Site)
East of Chalk Croft Farm. Finds include brick and tile, flints and potsherds. O.S.A. No. SU34 NW4.     SU 337 483
1717 20
Group C - Footpaths, Bridleways and Old Travelways
Old Travelway
Section of Harrow Way south of the village, from Harroway Cottage running east to the parish boundary.     SU 331 465
1717 24
Group D - Buildings, Monuments and Engineering Works
The Old Farm House. 2 storeys. Stuccoed walls. Ridge tiled roof. Two sash windows and two hipped dormer windows. Centre panelled door.     C.A.
SU 329 477
1717 17
Forge Cottage. 2 storeys. Flint with red brick bands and dressings. Tiled roof. Plain casements.     C.A.
SU 329 476
1717 13
Old Thatched Cottage. 2 storeys. Colour-washed flint and brick facade. Thatched roof with eaves swept over upper windows. Centre boarded porch.     C.A.
SU 330 475
1717 12
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