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Osborne House, Swanage

Description: Osborne House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 108261

OS Grid Reference: SZ0334078608
OS Grid Coordinates: 403340, 78608
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6072, -1.9541

Location: Seymer Road, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2AJ

Locality: Swanage
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH19 2AJ

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Listing Text

(west side)
SZ 0378 NW 5/134 Osborne House

Probably mid C19. (Not shown on 1840 Tithe Map). Linked to Pier View Flats by a
bridge at first floor level. Rendered walls and slate roof. Twin gabled elevation to
Seymer Road. Three storeys. Three-storeyed canted bay windows in each gable, with
semi-circular niches on each storey between the bays. Ornamental bargeboards to gables.
Double-hung sashes with glazing bars to bays, with moulded cornices. Entrance in side
wall. Porch has timber columns with mask heads, supporting a projecting first floor
room. Panelled door. Stone front boundary wall, Picturesque.

Listing NGR: SZ0334078608

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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