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The Chandlery, Christchurch

Description: The Chandlery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101416

OS Grid Reference: SZ1623092808
OS Grid Coordinates: 416230, 92808
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7347, -1.7714

Location: Bridge Street, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 1DY

Locality: Christchurch
Local Authority: Christchurch Borough Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH23 1DY

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Listing Text

1. (South Side)
No 23
(The Chandlery)
SZ 1692 1A/164


C18, extended to rear in Cl9. Plastered facade. Front part with kneelers and
tiled roof, rear with vermiculated quoins and vermiculated band at 1st floor, eaves
cornice and slate roof. 2 storeys. Street facade of 3 bays width. 1st floor
has 2 sashes with late C19 glazing. Ground floor has 2 small windows and shop
window with twisted, cast iron columns in front of glazing. Western facade has
C19, battlemented, 2 storey, bay with transom, mullions and segmental arched lights.
Quatrefoil piercing above 1st floor windows. C19 part has 2 windows;. 3 light
sashes with late C19 glazing to 1st floor, modern glazing below. Windows with
similar twisted cast iron columns between lights.

No 25 form a group with Nos 30 to 34 (even) and Avonbank opposite and with
Waterloo Bridge. Avonbank is a building of local interest.

Listing NGR: SZ1623092808

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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