British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Townsend Cottages, Bournemouth

Description: Townsend Cottages

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 19 December 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 101775

OS Grid Reference: SZ1280894748
OS Grid Coordinates: 412808, 94748
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7522, -1.8198

Location: Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth BH8 0EE

Locality: Bournemouth
County: Bournemouth
Country: England
Postcode: BH8 0EE

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

The following building was removed from the list on 9th September 2003:-

768/32/33 Nos. 28 and 29
Townsend Cottages


Nos 28 and 29
(Townsend Cottages)
SZ 1294 32/33 19.12.72.


Semi-detached pair of late medieval cottages, refronted circa 1830 in buff brick.
2 timber Gothic porches with hipped roofs of patterned tiling, segmental heads
to ground floor windows. North end (No 28) has half-hipped half-timbered gable,
black and white, with diagonal braces supporting lowest of 3 horizontal beams.
Roof comes down very low at rear, more so on No 28; rear wall originally cob
but now brick except part of No 29.

Nos 28 and 29 (Townsend Cottages) and barn, Holdenhurst Village form a group.

Listing NGR: SZ1280894748

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.