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Latitude: 50.7885 / 50°47'18"N
Longitude: -1.0943 / 1°5'39"W
OS Eastings: 463938
OS Northings: 99156
OS Grid: SZ639991
Mapcode National: GBR VQJ.54
Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.9HZ
Entry Name: Bligh House
Listing Date: 25 September 1972
Last Amended: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386937
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474353
Location: Southsea, Portsmouth, PO5
County: City of Portsmouth
Civil Parish: Southsea
Unitary Authority Ward: St Thomas
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Southsea St Jude
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/02/2015
CASTLE ROAD (North West side),
Nos. 78, 78A, 78B and 80
(Formerly listed as Nos.78, 78A AND 80
(Formerly Listed as: Nos.78 AND 80 CASTLE ROAD, Southsea)
Pair of houses, now house and flats. c1830, late C20
alterations. Stuccoed. Welsh slate hipped roof, brick stack at
centre. 3 storeys, 4 bays. Ground floor has horizontal
rustication and stuccoed plinth. No.78 has door of 3 moulded
panels on right with overlight. To left late C20 16-pane sash
(replacing former bay window). No.80 has 3-panelled door on
left, upper panel glazed, overlight. To right 16-pane sash.
First floor has 4 12-pane sashes, each full length with access
to iron balcony and set within reeded surrounds with corner
blocks. Balcony supported on iron brackets with decorative
iron railings having crossed bars with anthemion and Vitruvian
scroll pattern panels. Band and moulded cornice over first
floor forming sillband to four 6-pane second-floor sashes.
Coped parapet. Right return has C20 added porch extension with
entrance door to No.78A. Fire escape stairs.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Listing NGR: SZ6405699301
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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