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Throop House, Bournemouth

Description: Throop House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 101865

OS Grid Reference: SZ1131795703
OS Grid Coordinates: 411317, 95703
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7608, -1.8409

Location: Throop Road, Bournemouth BH8 0DL

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Throop House
SZ 1195 28/28 5.5.52.


Neo-classical villa, circa 1800, 2 lofty storeys, pale greyish-yellow brick.
Entrance front (east) 4 windows wide, straight-headed, glazing bars of sashes
intact. Porch with fluted Greek Doric columns and Greek key frieze. Simple cornice
of 2 projecting brick courses, hipped slate roof with tile ridges recessed behind
parapet. 2 chimneys at south end, 1 chimney at north end, 2 have old square panelled
Pots. Fifth bay to north, recessed and probably later. South end painted brick.
Rear (west) has narrow centre bay to main block, making 5 bays. Well-preserved
romantic landscape, lawns with cedar trees sweeping down to river.

Throopouse, Cob wall and stables form a group.

Listing NGR: SZ1131795703

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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