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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: IBTHORPE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1093341

Location

IBTHORPE HOUSE, HORSESHOE LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
HampshireTest ValleyDistrict AuthorityHurstbourne Tarrant

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 20-Dec-1960

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 139844

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SU 3753 HURSTBOURNE TARRANT HORSEHOE LANE

10/3 Ibthorpe House 20 12 60 GV II*

Large house, associated with Jane Austen. Mid C18. Brick and tile. Symmetrical front of 2 storeys and attic, 5 windows, with a lower wing at back at the west side. Steep hipped roof with moulded and dentilled eaves cornice: 3 dormers with cambered leaded heads and casements. Walls of Flemish bond with blue headers, red flush quotas, rubbed flat arches, moulded 1st floor band, and high plinth (stepped below windows). Sashes in reveals. Doorway with moulded canopy on carved brackets, panel above a plain architrave, and double doors, above 2 steps. The west wing of 2 storeys, 1 window has a brick dentil eaves and casements. There are massive stacks at each end with moulded bases. The rear elevation has one hipped dormer, and irregular fenestration, colourwashed brickwork and sashes. A small service block at the north-east corner has a hipped slate roof and flint walls with brick dressings. Jane Austen here attended the wedding of her sister Mary to Mr. Lloyd (owner) and was afterwards a frequent visitor.

Listing NGR: SU3766653801

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National Grid Reference: SU 37667 53798

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