PARS CORNER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1304327
Date first listed:
01-Aug-1974
Statutory Address:
PARS CORNER, 2 AND 4, POOLE HILL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
PARS CORNER, 2 AND 4, POOLE HILL

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

District:
Bournemouth (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SZ 08143 91140

Details

1. 5186 POOLE HILL (North Side) Nos 2 and 4 (Pars Corner) SZ 0891 13/104 1.8.74.

II GV

2. Rotunda corner shop circa 1860, stucce, white with black dressings, still in Regency seaside style. Entrance arch round-headed between pilasters, with pedimented fascia on big console brackets over. Flanked symmetrically on each side by 3 elegant Quattrocento arches to shop windows, on fluted columns carrying fragments of entablature, moulded plinth carried across continuously below windows. Keystones have heads, male and female. Windows of 2 upper floors plain and almost flush, stringcourses in black. Polygonal hipped roof behind parapet of modern bricks-on-edge. Rear to Norwich Road perhaps later, buff brick with red dressings, thoroughly Victorian.

Nos 1 to 17 (odd) Pembroke Hotel, Nos 25 to 31 (odd), Nos 39 to 45 (odd) and Nos 2 to 34 (even) Poole Hill form a group with Nos l66 to 196 (even) Commercial Road.

Listing NGR: SZ0814391140

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
101811
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 27 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/02760/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Trevor Fenwick. Source Historic England Archive
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