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Latitude: 50.9146 / 50°54'52"N
Longitude: -1.4029 / 1°24'10"W
OS Eastings: 442071
OS Northings: 112959
OS Grid: SU420129
Mapcode National: GBR RQT.FV
Mapcode Global: FRA 76YP.H7T
Entry Name: Director Generals' Building at Former Ordnance Survey Offices
Listing Date: 2 October 1969
Last Amended: 8 October 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1092004
English Heritage Legacy ID: 135910
Location: Southampton, SO15
County: City of Southampton
Electoral Ward/Division: Bevois
Built-Up Area: Southampton
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Southampton City Centre St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
1. ROCKSTONE PLACE
Building at Former
Ordnance Survey Offices
(formerly listed as part
of group of former
SU 4212 2/217 2.10.69 Ordnance Survey Offices)
Circa 1840. This was probably the Governor's House. Corner building. Three
storeys and semi-basement. Three windows to Rockstone Place elevation, 4
windows to the Avenue. End pilasters rising the full height of the building.
Dentilled cornice. Windows are sashes retaining their glazing bars. Ground
floor windows are round-headed with arched recessed heads, and stuccoed fan
decoration in tympana. Central round-headed keyed door opening. Stone doorcase
with shallow moulded cornice hood on brackets and pilasters. Central portion
with doorway and middle windows breaks forward slightly.
Listing NGR: SU4206612959
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