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Latitude: 50.7198 / 50°43'11"N
Longitude: -1.8765 / 1°52'35"W
OS Eastings: 408812
OS Northings: 91135
OS Grid: SZ088911
Mapcode National: GBR X7G.0Z
Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.QRN
Entry Name: Nos 1 to 4a (Conseq) Including Canopy over Pavement westover Mansions and Attached Shops
Listing Date: 1 August 1974
Last Amended: 27 February 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108804
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101896
Location: Bournemouth, BH1
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Bournemouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Bournemouth Town Centre
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
5186 WESTOVER ROAD
1.8.74. Nos 1 to 4A (consec)
[Formerly listed as
Nos 1 to 4 (consec)]
18.2.75. Including canopy over
SZ 0891 13/143
Includes Nos 13 to 17 (Westover Mansions and attached shops). Circa 1906, red
brick with stone dressings, mixed Renaissance style, 3 storeys and attic. Skyline
of alternating straight gables, supported by consoles, and segment-headed dormers.
Most 1st floor windows segment-headed, prominent keystones to 2nd floor. Ground
floor shops to Westover Road have verandah-loggia of iron projecting over pavement:
Corinthian colonnettes, fascia with egg-and-dart cornice, Arts and Crafts balustrade
with downward-curving sweeps of iron between openwork pilasters. Nos 13-17 Gervis
Road have same balustrade and fascia, but with pendants, Hudson's grocery shop
(No 13) had good original front with arched glazing bars and tiling, removed
in 1974. Included for group value importance of verandah in street scene, opposite
the Arcade (see Old Christchurch Road).
Nos 1 to 7 (consec) Westover Road and Nos 5 to 17 (odd) Gervis Place form a group
with Hinton and Westover Chambers, Hinton Road.
Listing NGR: SZ0881291135
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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