BUCKINGHAM HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1104356
Date first listed:
10-Jan-1953
Statutory Address:
BUCKINGHAM HOUSE, 10 1/2 AND 11, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
BUCKINGHAM HOUSE, 10 1/2 AND 11, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
City of Portsmouth (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SZ 63478 99493

Details

PORTSMOUTH

SZ6399 HIGH STREET 774-1/12/31 (South East side) 10/01/53 Nos.10 1/2 AND 11 Buckingham House

GV II*

Formerly known as: The Spotted Dog HIGH STREET. House, later public house, now offices and flats. C16 or early C17 timber-framed house, altered and refronted late C17 or early C18 and later rendered. Plain tile roofs, No.10 1/2 with brick stack to right. No.10 1/2 of 2 storeys and attic, 2 1/2 bays. No.11 of 2 and 3 storeys, 2 bays. No.10 1/2 has projecting 1/2 bay on left with recessed door of 6 panels (2 flush, 2 fielded and 2 glazed), set in moulded architrave; first floor blind. On right, 16-pane sash below rusticated round arch from which rises pilaster separating 2 round-arched first floor sashes with glazing bars and similarly treated arches; coped parapet; 2 flat-roofed dormers. No.11 has 2-storey bay on left with door as No.10 1/2 but with heavy carved brackets supporting cornice; blind 1st floor. 2 sashes to each floor of right-hand bays, in flush wood architraves, on ground and 1st floors of 12 panes with bracketed cornices over, on 2nd floor of 9 unequally-hung panes. 1st floor sillband. Eaves cornice to right bays below parapet. INTERIOR: the interior has panelling and partly exposed timber framing. A plaque on the wall records that "In this house George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham was assassinated by John Felton, 23 August 1628". (Lloyd DW: Buildings of Portsmouth and its Environs: Portsmouth: 1974-: 37 AND 38).





Listing NGR: SZ6339899424

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
474761
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Lloyd, D W , Buildings of Portsmouth and its Environs, (1974), 37,38

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 20 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04337/14
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Paul Shutt. Source Historic England Archive
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