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391, Old Commercial Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Portsmouth, City of Portsmouth

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Latitude: 50.807 / 50°48'25"N

Longitude: -1.0872 / 1°5'14"W

OS Eastings: 464410

OS Northings: 101221

OS Grid: SU644012

Mapcode National: GBR VRM.PX

Mapcode Global: FRA 86MY.S9G

Plus Code: 9C2WRW47+Q4

Entry Name: 391, Old Commercial Road

Listing Date: 25 September 1972

Last Amended: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474976

Location: Charles Dickens, Portsmouth, PO1

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Charles Dickens

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Portsea All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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774-1/7/279 (West side)
25/09/72 No.391
(Formerly Listed as:


House, now museum store. Late C18. Stuccoed. Plain tile hipped
roof, rendered stack to left and right. 2 storeys and attic. 5
bays 2:1:2. At centre 4 stone steps approach recessed
6-fielded panel door, top 2 panels cut away and lead glazed,
moulded architrave surround. To left and right 2-storey bow
window bay to ground and first floor, each floor with 2 curved
16-pane sashes, stucco moulded architrave, cornice and
parapet. First floor at centre, 2-leaf margin glazed French
casement with margin glazed overlight set in moulded
architrave, leads to slate balcony supported on shaped iron
brackets with anthemion pattern iron guard railings. Dormer
with curved roof and paired 8-pane sashes.
INTERIOR not inspected.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N & Lloyd DW: Hampshire and
the Isle of Wight: Harmondsworth: 1967-: 459).

Listing NGR: SU6440901223

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