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Greystones, Highcliffe

Description: Greystones

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 July 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 101681

OS Grid Reference: SZ2165493390
OS Grid Coordinates: 421654, 93390
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7397, -1.6945

Location: Waterford Road, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 5JL

Locality: Highcliffe
Local Authority: Christchurch Borough Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH23 5JL

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Listing Text

WATERFORD ROAD
1. (East Side)
5187 HIGHCLIFF

Greystones
SZ 2193 13/60 25.7.74.

II* GV

2.
1911-12. An important house by E S Prior. Coursed grey stone with red brick dressing
and coved rendered cornice. Steeply pitched tiled roof. Very tall red brick chimneys.
2 storeys cellars and attics. Entrance, or northern facade irregular. Windows
cambered headed casements with leaded glazing. Door with canopy above. Main or
southern facade has 2 diamond shaped dormers and 6 windows including ground floor
bay of 6 lights. All, except bay, set flush with walls. East and west loggias,
the eastern of 2 storeys set under main roof and with brick columns, western loggia
advanced and of 1 storey.

Interior Hall has wooden Tuscan columns, rough plastered walls and a staircase
showing the influence of chinoiserie.

Greystones and Greystones Lodge form a group


Listing NGR: SZ2165493390

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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