Hampshire Treasures

Volume 9 ( Test Valley South)

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group D - Buildings, Monuments and Engineering Works
Church
C.14
St. Boniface, Nursling. Restored by Street in 1881 and by Kinnear Tarte in 1890. Nave, chancel, south transept and tall shingled steeple, C.14 traceried windows. Interior has Jacobean pulpit, canopied tomb to Sir Richard Mille, 1613, and large tablet to Thomas Knollys of Grove Place, 1751. Church may be of Saxon origin. The churchyard contains a cedar tree which was planted in 1847 to commemorate the consecration of an extension to the churchyard. Ref: 1. Buildings of England, Hampshire and I.O.W. (Pevsner and Lloyd) p.361. Ref: 2. A Short History of Nursling (Crawford). Ref: 3. Nursling by the Sea (Porter).     T. & C.P. Act
SU 359 164
2522 01
House
C.16
Grove Place, Nursling. Built in 1561 by James Paget, a rectangular block with projecting wings on south side, framing the entrance. Tall octagonal towers in the internal angles with battlemented parapets. 3-bay central portion with central brick gable with stone coping and casement attic window, at first floor level is a stone panel with coat of arms. Wide central door in stone surround. Four chimneys on north front. The building was damaged by fire in 1969. Now a school. Approached by a double avenue of trees. O.S.A. No. SU31 NE13. Ref: 1. Buildings of England, Hampshire and I.O.W. (Pevsner and Lloyd) p.361. Ref: 2. A Short History of Nursling (Crawford). Ref: 3. Nursling by the Sea (Porter).     T. & C.P. Act
SU 366 167
2522 03
Stables
C.16
To the south west of Grove House. A courtyard group of low brick buildings with old tiled roofs. Now converted to private dwelling.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 366 167
2522 31
House
C.16
Wood Lodge. Single storey with attic, timber framed building, with brick infilling. Hipped thatched roof swept over upper windows and down at sides. Central brick chimney. Two dormer casements and two casement windows on ground floor.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 368 152
2522 32
Inn
C.18
Horns Inn. 2 storeys, pebble-dash facade with slate roof. Double sash windows to upper floor and one to ground floor, mezzanine window slightly to left of centre. Angular bay window to right of door which has flat hood.     SU 378 163
2522 06
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