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Post Office and Savings Bank (Facade Only)

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7207 / 50°43'14"N

Longitude: -1.8784 / 1°52'42"W

OS Eastings: 408681

OS Northings: 91233

OS Grid: SZ086912

Mapcode National: GBR X77.1Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.Q1B

Entry Name: Post Office and Savings Bank (Facade Only)

Listing Date: 12 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101820

Location: Bournemouth, BH1

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bournemouth Town Centre

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Post Office and
Savings Bank
(Facade only)
SZ O89l 13/62 12.2.7O


Ashlar facade, 2 storeys and mansard Flemish Renaissance style, 1896. Slightly
recessed centre, 3 windows wide, doorway with grey granite pilasters supporting
scrolled pediment on console brackets, with Royal Arms under smaller segmental
pediment above, 1st floor windows with triangular pediments, 2nd floor dormers
with segmental pediments. Wings have tripartite windows with triangular or segmental
pediment over centre light, big tripartite dormers flanked by swagged wing with
pilasters supporting entablature, on which is a high central erection containing
sculptured crown under semi-circular shell pediment. Slate roof. Blank-walled
brick sides.

Listing NGR: SZ0868191233

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

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