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No 27, and Attached Front Railings, and Railed Wall at Side, Christchurch

Description: No 27, and Attached Front Railings, and Railed Wall at Side

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 101510

OS Grid Reference: SZ1577792801
OS Grid Coordinates: 415777, 92801
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7346, -1.7778

Location: High Street, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 1BN

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

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Listing Text

1. (South West Side)
No 27, and attached front
railings and railed wall
at side
(formerly listed as No 16)
SZ 1592 1A/2 14.10.53.


Early C19. Originally a Masonic Hall, now a house and offices. Stuccoed facade
with cornice and parapet. String course at 1st floor. Centre bay advanced.
2 storeys. 3 windows and a blank window in the attic, above which the parapet
is ramped up on each side to form a centre pedestal, on which stands a vase.
High centre doorway with Corinthian columns, pediment and semi-circular fanlight.
Iron railings form quadrant at each side of doorway. Side railed wall to rear.

Nos 25 to 29 (odd), No 31 and Nos 43 and 45 with the walls at the rear of No
29 and those in the Druitt Gardens form a group with the Town Hall and Nos 38,
38A, 42 to 46 (even) and the Ship Hotel opposite. No 25, No 31, No 45, Nos 38,
38A, and No 46 are buildings of local interest.

Listing NGR: SZ1577792801

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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