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The Anchorage, Christchurch

Description: The Anchorage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101577

OS Grid Reference: SZ1863592089
OS Grid Coordinates: 418635, 92089
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7281, -1.7373

Location: Mudeford, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 3NQ

Locality: Christchurch
Local Authority: Christchurch Borough Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH23 3NQ

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Listing Text

1. (South Side)
No 157
(The Anchorage)
SZ 1892 3/234


Late C19/early C20. Red brick with tile hung upper storey. Tiled roof with Belvedere
which has leaded casements and weathervane. Large house of irregular plan. 2
storeys and dormers. Main facade has 3 windows, generally 3 and 4 light leaded
casements with mullions and transom. 1 angular bay of 4 lights. Door has low
pediment above flat canopy on elaborate, fretted brackets. Stuccoed north eastern
section has 2 storey tower with tiled, pyramidal roof in angle between this and
1 storey portion along road, latter has 3 gabled dormers.

The Anchorage and its boundary wall form a group with Scott's Cottage, its boundary
wall and Gundimore (the modern house between is set back in trees and does not
visually obtrude).

Listing NGR: SZ1863592089

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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