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1, Vespasian Road, Southampton

Description: 1, Vespasian Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 135955

OS Grid Reference: SU4369013576
OS Grid Coordinates: 443690, 113576
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9200, -1.3798

Location: 71 Chafen Road, Southampton SO18 1AY

Locality: Southampton
County: Southampton
Country: England
Postcode: SO18 1AY

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Listing Text

5239 Bitterne

No 1
SU 41 SW 10/258


Mid C19 house built in the form of a circular tower and probably imitating
a Martello tower. Built of coursed stone rubble. Tapering towards roof.
Moulded cornice with blocks of stone set on top to give the effect of crenellations.
Stone stringcourse. Two pointed arches with modern windows inserted. Pointed
arched doorcase with trelliswork porch. An unusual adaptation of a Martello
plan to a domestic dwelling.

Listing NGR: SU4369013576

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Source: English Heritage

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