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Langtry Manor Hotel, Bournemouth

Description: Langtry Manor Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 January 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101736

OS Grid Reference: SZ1032291635
OS Grid Coordinates: 410322, 91635
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7243, -1.8551

Location: 21 Knyveton Road, Bournemouth BH1 3QB

Locality: Bournemouth
County: Bournemouth
Country: England
Postcode: BH1 3QB

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 26
(Langtry Manor Hotel)
SZ 1091 22/209 5.1.76.


Built in 1878-9, for the actress Lillie Langtry, included partly for historical
reasons. Red brick and half-timber, tiled roofs, tall chimneys, style of Norman
Shaw. Best feature the north-west corner pavilion, with balconied bedroom under
high roof, hipped on both sides with arched gablet at apex, STET FORTUNA DOMUS
incised in plasterwork of half-timbering. Big triple chimneystack and partly
tilehung gable to north, timber porch under partly tilehung gable to west. South
front to garden with 3 half-timbered gables of different sizes, timber verandah
continuing lean-to roof of adjoining bay window. Interiors with contemporary

Listing NGR: SZ1032291635

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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