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Canute Castle Hotel, Southampton

Description: Canute Castle Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 135757

OS Grid Reference: SU4273211028
OS Grid Coordinates: 442732, 111028
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8972, -1.3937

Location: Royal Crescent Road, Southampton SO14 3FH

Locality: Southampton
County: Southampton
Country: England
Postcode: SO14 3FH

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Listing Text

Canute Castle Hotel
SU 4211 4/65


Circa 1835-40. Corner building 3 to 4 storeys stuccoed with rusticated ground
floor. Two bays to Canute Road, 5 bays to Royal Crescent. Corner octagonal
balustraded balcony, above which there was originally a viewing chamber.
Balustraded parapet with urn finials concealing roof. Most windows are flanked
by Corinthian pilasters. Cornice above third floor containing name of hotel.
Balustrading above ground floor. Sash windows with vertical glazing bars.
Cornices to some first floor windows. Ground floor has 3 segmental-headed
bar fronts, one having engaged fluted columns.

Listing NGR: SU4267711030

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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