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Forest Heath Hotel, Sway

Description: Forest Heath Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 144445

OS Grid Reference: SZ2774598431
OS Grid Coordinates: 427745, 98431
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7848, -1.6078

Location: Station Road, Sway, Hampshire SO41 6BA

Locality: Sway
Local Authority: New Forest District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO41 6BA

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Listing Text


13/2 Forest Heath Hotel


Hotel. Circa 1885, constructed when railway to Bournemouth was built. Brick with
moulded brick features, plastered gables, plain tile roof. 2 storey and attic,
3 wide bays, low wing to rear. Front has to centre bay paired 3 cented gauged
arches. Inside each half glazed to end side panels and glazed panel over. Above
balcony with central timber posts with brackets supporting lintel. To RH 2 storey
canted bay with camber headed sashes on ground floor, wider sashes on 1st floor
and covered cornice. LH bay has on ground floor rectangular bay window with
rounded corners. Shavian style glazed end fascia. On 1st floor cambered-head
sash with apron and raised key. Above to centre and RH bays inverted M shaped
pair of plastered gables with pair of 5-light casements running right across with
round-headed centre lights and timber pilasters each end and in centre. On LH end
similar bay and pair of sashes on 1st floor. From 1st floor corner pilasters to
Dutch gable with wide attic casements and moulded sunflower panels over.

Listing NGR: SZ2774398431

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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