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Hengistbury House

A Grade II Listed Building in Christchurch, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7355 / 50°44'7"N

Longitude: -1.7656 / 1°45'56"W

OS Eastings: 416640

OS Northings: 92903

OS Grid: SZ166929

Mapcode National: GBR 55B.Y59

Mapcode Global: FRA 7764.D0D

Entry Name: Hengistbury House

Listing Date: 14 October 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101603

Location: Christchurch, Dorset, BH23

County: Dorset

District: Christchurch

Town: Christchurch

District Council Ward: Purewell and Stanpit

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Christchurch Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

PUREWELL
1. (South Side)
5187
No 35
(Hengistbury House)
SZ 1692 2/34 14.10.53.

II GV

2.
Circa 1800. Painted brick facade. Consists of a centre portion and 2 recessed
wings, not quite uniform. Slate roof, that part over eastern 5 windows, hipped.
2½ storeys. 7 windows in all, western 2 windows at lower level. All sashes with
glazing bars except western ground floor has early C19 easement. Door, flanked
by round arched windows, 6 panelled with top 2 panels now glazed. Porch with Tuscar
columns and flat hood with cornice. 7 steps with early C19 handrail approach.
Western side has round arched door with radial fanlight. Inside, hall has good
Art Nouveau fireplace.

Nos 35 to 39 (odd) with their associated listed walls gate piers and railings.
form a group with No 34 opposite.


Listing NGR: SZ1664092903

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