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Star Hotel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Southampton, City of Southampton

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Latitude: 50.9008 / 50°54'2"N

Longitude: -1.4037 / 1°24'13"W

OS Eastings: 442030

OS Northings: 111425

OS Grid: SU420114

Mapcode National: GBR RQQ.NQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 76YQ.GZ6

Entry Name: Star Hotel

Listing Date: 14 July 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1092053

English Heritage Legacy ID: 135830

Location: Southampton, SO14

County: City of Southampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Bargate

Built-Up Area: Southampton

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Southampton City Centre St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

5239 (east side)

Nos 26 and 27
(Star Hotel)
SU 4211 4/133 14.7.53


Lower 3 storeys probably pre-1800, the fourth storey added and the whole stuccoed
circa 1830-1840. Stuccoed with rusticated ground floor. Roof concealed by
ball moulded balustrade at roof level with central Royal Arms in colour.
Small cornice and stringcourse above second floor. Projecting balcony to
whole front at first floor level with contemporary cast iron railings. Upper
floors have 8 windows. The first floor has 6 windows and a large 3-light
central window with stuccoed fanlight in segmental arch and console keystone.
Large stuccoed wavy star over. Ground floor has 6 windows. Glazing bars
have gone in some windows and some windows have been altered to casements.
Contemporary rainwater heads flank centre. Central segmental arched yard
entrance. Small moulded caps at springing of arch. Original doors, boarded
and studded with large nails. Inscription to left of central arch on a stone
reads "Coach to London (Sundays excepted) Alresford, Alton performs 10 hours".

Listing NGR: SU4206011432

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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