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Abbotswood, Christchurch

Description: Abbotswood

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101680

OS Grid Reference: SZ1374594454
OS Grid Coordinates: 413745, 94454
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7495, -1.8065

Location: River Way, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 2PQ

Locality: Christchurch
Local Authority: Christchurch Borough Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH23 2PQ

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
No 40
SZ 19 SW 5/262


From late C16/early C17 timber framing to early C19 brick. In 3 sections, the
whole forming an L-shaped building formerly Grove Farmhouse. Eastern section square
panel late timber framing with painted brick infill and slate roof. 1 storey and
1 dormer. 3 windows, early C19 casements. Adjoining centre section now faced
with stucco, slate roof with massive centre chimney stack. 2 storeys. 3 windows,
old casements with old leaded glazing except centre window. Western section set
at right angles, of red brick with hipped lsate roof. 2 storeys 1 window in end
facing road, sashes with glazing bars, western side facade has arched window with
Gothic glazing bars above 1 1/2 storey outshut. Entrance set in angle of L-shape
between western and centre sections 6 panelled door with flat canopy supported
on 1 column. Picturesque.

Listing NGR: SZ1374594454

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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