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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: 1108882



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: 27-Feb-1976

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 101703

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1. ALUMHURST ROAD 5180 (East Side) Herbert Hospital (including detached summerhouse) SZ 0690 2/69


2. Originally the Herbert Memorial Convalescent Home, l865-7 by T H Wyatt. Very competently, grouped asymmetrical Gothic, Purbeck stone with red brick bands, mostly mullioned windows. Porch-tower with statue and clock (in diamond frame), short spire with lucarnes on brick and stone machicolated cornice. Few windows on entrance side: horizontal emphasis of hipped roofs, brick bands and chamfered corners. East wing connected by single-storey link up hill to former chapel with traceried windows and cupola, flanked by lower room with bows. West wing with canted bay facing down drive and 3 gables to south. Centre of south front almost symmetrical (but not axial with entrance): two 2-storey canted bays with red brick spandrels. Single-storey south-east wing. Chimneys by contrast of stucco and Italianate with bracketed cornice and openwork frame to pots. Edwardian summerhouse of white timber circa 1910, with battered corners and splayed hipped roof, detached from main building.

Listing NGR: SZ0692590801

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National Grid Reference: SZ 06925 90801


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