- 12 Oct 2000
- Greystones, Waterford Road, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 5JL
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
WATERFORD ROAD 1. (East Side) 5187 HIGHCLIFF
Greystones SZ 2193 13/60 25.7.74.
1911-12. An important house by E S Prior. Coursed grey stone with red brick dressing and coved rendered cornice. Steeply pitched tiled roof. Very tall red brick chimneys.
2 storeys cellars and attics. Entrance, or northern facade irregular. Windows cambered headed casements with leaded glazing. Door with canopy above. Main or southern facade has 2 diamond shaped dormers and 6 windows including ground floor bay of 6 lights. All, except bay, set flush with walls. East and west loggias, the eastern of 2 storeys set under main roof and with brick columns, western loggia advanced and of 1 storey.
Interior Hall has wooden Tuscan columns, rough plastered walls and a staircase showing the influence of chinoiserie.
Greystones and Greystones Lodge form a group
Listing NGR: SZ2165493390
© Mr F.G.G. Hawkins. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Hawkins, F.G.G.
Rights Holder: Hawkins, F.G.G.
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