Hampshire Treasures

Volume 9 ( Test Valley South)

Page 147 - Romsey Extra

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group C - Footpaths, Bridleways and Old Travelways
Hollow Way
North east of Broadlands Farm. Tree-lined trackway averaging 9.0m wide and 2.0m deep, now being used as a rubbish tip. O.S.A. No. SU31 NE5.     SU 359 199
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Hollow Way
East of Broadlands Farm. Old course of road, at present under crop. O.S.A. No. SU31 NE40.     SU 364 197
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Hollow Way
West of Broadlands Farm. An earthwork 12.0m wide overall and up to 2.5m deep with gravel drive along the centre. This was probably connected with the site of a mediaeval bridge over the River Test. O.S.A. No. SU31 NE4.     SU 353 197
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Group D - Buildings, Monuments and Engineering Works
House
C.15/16
Stanbridge Earls. 3 storeys. Partly timber-framed building with brick fronts to south and east, the main elevation refronted with ashlar in C.17. The entrance front has slightly projecting gabled bays, the second floor oversailing. An extension has been added on the western side forming a kitchen court. The chimneys are grouped symmetrically with diamond shafts. Windows are mullioned and transomed. Entrance porch is slightly offset from centre. The remains of a C.14 chapel in the south wall, have now been restored to their original use. The house is now used as a school. O.S.A. No. SU32 SW6. Ref: 1. P.H.F.C. Vol. 6, 1907, pp.41-63. Ref: 2. Buildings of England; Hampshire and I.O.W., (Pevsner and Lloyd), p.609.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 337 232
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House
C.16
Spursholt House. The manor dates from the C.13, and some of the remains may be incorporated within the present structure which is mainly C.16. The west and rear elevations form an L-shape. Brick structure with an old tile roof, which is irregular and gabled. Large chimney with three diamond shafts. The windows are irregular and, for the most part, mullioned with later lights. Ref: V.C.H., Vol. 4, p.456.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 335 210
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Farmhouse
C.16
Ranville's Farmhouse. 2 storeys and attic. A timber-framed building with brick nogging, the upper part having mainly herringbone brick infilling. The old tile roof has a large central chimney with offset head. Casement windows. Gabled dormer with a canted oriel. Ref: Buildings of England; Hampshire and I.O.W., (Pevsner and Lloyd), p.145.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 337 188
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