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Highcliffe House (Now Used As Service Acommodation for Highcliffe Hotel), Bournemouth

Description: Highcliffe House (Now Used As Service Acommodation for Highcliffe Hotel)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 101706

OS Grid Reference: SZ0849290708
OS Grid Coordinates: 408492, 90708
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7159, -1.8811

Location: Beacon Road, Bournemouth BH2 5DW

Locality: Bournemouth
County: Bournemouth
Country: England
Postcode: BH2 5DW

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Listing Text

5186 (West Side)
Highcliffe Houses
[Formerly listed as
Coastguard Cottages
(Now need as service
acommodation for
Highcliffe Hotel)]
SZ 0890 12/90 1.8.74.


Built as cottages for coastguards. Well-preserved vernacular terrace of houses
(now used as service accommodation for Highcliffe Hotel) buff brick, circa 1850,
with regular rhythm of paired windows. Main south front articulated by 3 gables,
2 windows wide, projecting forward by a whole bay. Windows segment-headed in
gables, flat-headed elsewhere, with voussoirs in same brick. On north side windows
all segment-headed, with voussoirs in red brick. Slate roof. 2 of 5 chimneys
on ridge have been cut down. Lower extension to west.

Listing NGR: SZ0849290708

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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