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Tuckton Public Library, Bournemouth

Description: Tuckton Public Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101899

OS Grid Reference: SZ1514892037
OS Grid Coordinates: 415148, 92037
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7278, -1.7867

Location: Wickmeads Road, Bournemouth BH6 4LE

Locality: Bournemouth
County: Bournemouth
Country: England
Postcode: BH6 4LE

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
No 28
(Tuckton Public Library)
SZ 1592 37/290


Converted from an Edwardian villa, Broom Close,1908. Pebbledash (large pebbles)
on random Purbeck stone plinth. Hipped tiled roofs of splayed outline; tall chimneys
of Lutyens type, with pairs of diagonally set stacks of thin red bricks on high
bases. Porch in projecting 2-storey centre of asymmetrical facade: segmental
hood to deeply splayed stone-faced opening, 4-centred inner arch. Casement windows
with white timber mullions. Asymmetrical canted bay windows to ground floor of flank.
Garden side almost symmetrical, with two 2-storey canted bays. Interior modernised.

Listing NGR: SZ1514892037

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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