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Officers Mess, Lucknow Barracks, Tidworth

Description: Officers Mess, Lucknow Barracks

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 13 June 1988
Date Delisted: 24 March 1997
English Heritage Building ID: 312456

OS Grid Reference: SU2334848663
OS Grid Coordinates: 423348, 148663
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2367, -1.6669

Location: St Georges Road, Tidworth, Wiltshire SP9 7DD

Locality: Tidworth
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP9 7DD

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Listing Text

The following building was de-listed on 24th March 1997.

SU 24 NW
(north side)
11/249 Officers' Mess, Lucknow Barracks

Infantry Officers' Mess. 1905, now for 1st Battalion The Hampshire
Regiment. Red brick in English bond, slate roof. Two storeys, 7
bays. Symmetrical with central entrance loggia of brick piers and
2 Ionic columns in antis, simple cornice and parapet with a central
balustraded section. Two bays of windows over between brick
pilasters supporting an open dentilled pediment. A crowned shield
bearing inscription E.R.1905 within wreath. Wings either side have
plat band and canted ground floor bay windows with stone parapets,
paired windows over. Plate glass sashes throughout. Timber
dentilled cornice and brick stacks. Further 4-bay recessed wings
at each end similar, but that to left has extra bay with segmental
pedimented doorcase on columns. Various structures added to rear.
Austere late classical design in hard, sharp profile; unaltered
externally. An important element in a group of Edwardian military

Listing NGR: SU2334848663

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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