This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 50.7186 / 50°43'6"N
Longitude: -1.8924 / 1°53'32"W
OS Eastings: 407690
OS Northings: 91002
OS Grid: SZ076910
Mapcode National: GBR X5B.HY
Mapcode Global: FRA 67X5.Y92
Entry Name: Westover
Listing Date: 27 February 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153467
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101819
Location: Bournemouth, BH4
Unitary Authority Ward: Westbourne and West Cliff
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Bournemouth St John with St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
5186 PORTARLINGTON ROAD
No 4 (Westover)
SZ 0790 8/76
Large and well-detailed villa of circa 1900, Voysey and neo-Georgian mixture.
Ground floor brick, with Georgian-shaped windows, segment-headed, scarlet voussoirs.
Projecting porch and cloakrooms with alternating brick and stucco quoins, and
flat parapet rising at corners (with pierced heart motif); arched doorway with
big white semi-circular hood, roofed in lead and supported on richly carved console
brackets (foliage). Upper floors roughcast with vast central staircase window
in unchamfered stone grid, 6 mullions and 2 transoms, gable over it with attic
window strip of six lights in moulded frame. Tall Voyseyish roughcast chimneys.
3 small gables to east, 1 big gable to west. 3 gables symmetrically towards
garden (south) with 4-light 2nd floor windows, segmentally pedimented. Gables
connected by white Voyseyish balustrading. Ogee-roofed lead cupola off-centre.
2-storey canted bay with single-storey canted bay and balustraded balcony next
to it. 2 good spoutheads. Gatepiers of alternating trick and stone, original
Listing NGR: SZ0769091002
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings