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Latitude: 50.7325 / 50°43'56"N
Longitude: -1.7762 / 1°46'34"W
OS Eastings: 415890
OS Northings: 92561
OS Grid: SZ158925
Mapcode National: GBR 55B.V2J
Mapcode Global: FRA 7754.MTW
Entry Name: Red House Museum
Listing Date: 14 October 1953
Last Amended: 12 February 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1110072
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101619
Location: Christchurch, Dorset, BH23
District Council Ward: Town Centre
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Christchurch Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
1. (South West Side)
Red House Museum
(formerly listed as
The Red House and
Red House Cottage)
SZ 1592 1A/11 14.10.53.
1764. Originally built as Christchurch Workhouse. Red brick with grey headers,
eaves cornice and tiled roof. 2 storeys with 4 hipped dormers above, 10 windows
casements with square leaded quarrels, 2 doorways with hoods supported on brackets.
6 panelled doors. Northern doorway has broken scroll pediment and rectangular
Nos 1 and 2 form a group with the Red House Museum, its Art Gallery and Picture
Store, the Museum Garden Wall and the Churchyard Walls and Vicarage. This group
is also associated with that on Church Lane.
Listing NGR: SZ1588292570
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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