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55, 55a and 55b, High Street, Christchurch

Description: 55, 55a and 55b, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 101515

OS Grid Reference: SZ1584692739
OS Grid Coordinates: 415846, 92739
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7341, -1.7768

Location: 43 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 1AS

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

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Listing Text

1. (South West Side)
Nos 55, 55a and 55b
SZ 1592 1A/65 13.8.74.


Early/mid C19. Stucco facade with cornice and wide, bracketed eaves. Modern
pantiled roof. Moulded string course connects 1st floor sills. 2 storeys
3 windows, 1 in lower recessed south-eastern part above carriage arch to rear,
arch has keystones and impost bands. Altered C19 shop front retains pilasters;
end consoles and vertical cast iron glazing bars with decorated spandrels.
Side shop door.

Nos 55, 55a, 55b, 57, 57a, 57b, 59, 61, 63, 63a, 65, 65a, and 67 form a group
with Nos 52 to 72 (even) and No 76 opposite of which No 67 and Nos 52 to 68 (even)
opposite are buildings of local interest.

Listing NGR: SZ1584692739

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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