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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1108862



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


District: Bournemouth

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-May-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 101742

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Reasons for Designation

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1. 5180 EXETER ROAD (East Side) Royal Exeter Hotel SZ 0890 12/4 5.5.52.


2. Bournemouth's first villa, The Mansion (later Exeter House), built l81l-12 for Lewis Tregonwell, survives in centre, under massive machicolated and battlemented tower added circa 1870. Stucco Tudor, hoodmoulds to all window, 3 storeys and dormers. 1st and 2nd floor windows have arched lights in glazing bars, mostly 3-light but one 7-light. 2 gables have pierced bargeboards of 1876. Ground floor concealed by sun lounge to south, extensive entrance foyers to north (including polygonal lounge with ogee-topped lantern). Big wings added in same stucco-Tudor, 1876 and 1886, symmetrically to south. East wing heightened and extended to north circa 1900. Extra south-east wing along Exeter Park Road, 4 storeys and dormers, also added later.

Listing NGR: SZ0865490927

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National Grid Reference: SZ 08654 90927


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