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Pokesdown United Reformed Church and Sunday School, Bournemouth

Description: Pokesdown United Reformed Church and Sunday School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101849

OS Grid Reference: SZ1280392368
OS Grid Coordinates: 412803, 92368
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7308, -1.8199

Location: Southbourne Road, Bournemouth BH6 5AD

Locality: Bournemouth
County: Bournemouth
Country: England
Postcode: BH6 5AD

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
Pokesdown United
Reformed Church
and Sunday School
SZ 1292 30/262


Formerly Congregational, built 1820, rebuilt 1895-6 echoing Regency style. Red
brick with stucco and buff brick dressings. Pedimented front with giant Ionic
columns between antae supporting entablature, tall windows in shouldered stucco
frames carried up as relieving arches. Hipped annexes with pilaster-strip quoins
and eaves cornice of grey brick, containing stucco doorways with bulgy frieze
and cornice and paired round-arched windows with red terracotta hoodmoulds and
sills. Flanks have lean-to aisles with similar pilaster strips, eaves and round-arched windows, continuous clerestory strip with arched glazing bars. Attached hall at rear with some stucco pilasters and hoodmoulds to north, gabled porch to south. Set in old graveyard.

Listing NGR: SZ1280392368

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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