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A Grade II* Listed Building in Fareham, Hampshire

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Latitude: 50.8519 / 50°51'6"N

Longitude: -1.1958 / 1°11'44"W

OS Eastings: 456706

OS Northings: 106127

OS Grid: SU567061

Mapcode National: GBR 9B1.JGY

Mapcode Global: FRA 86CV.CY8

Entry Name: Bishopwood

Listing Date: 18 October 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1093540

English Heritage Legacy ID: 141436

Location: Fareham, Hampshire, PO14

County: Hampshire

District: Fareham

Town: Fareham

Electoral Ward/Division: Fareham South

Built-Up Area: Fareham

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Fareham Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

(South Side)
SU 5606 5/141 18.10.55.
Early C19 Gothick Cottage Ornee, originally called Blackbrook. Roughcast facade.
Thatched roof with wide overhang scalloped away to form eyebrows over 1st floor
windows, which are supported on each side by columns in the form of rough tree
trunks. 2 storeys. 6 windows. The south front has 3 curved projections on both
floors, 2 containing large tripartite windows (Venetian 1st floor windows, one
with pointed centre light) ground floor has 1 with 3 round arched lights and 1
with 3 pointed lights. Remining windows sashes. North facade has pointed casements
with Gothick glazing, ground floor windows similar to church windows with tracery.
Large ground floor room added on the north side and joined to the house by a corridor
and porch. Residence of the Bishop of Portsmouth.
Bishopwood, its gate piers and Blackbrook Lodge form a group.

Listing NGR: SU5828106328

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

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