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Durley Court Hotel washington Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbourne and West Cliff, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7184 / 50°43'6"N

Longitude: -1.8878 / 1°53'16"W

OS Eastings: 408014

OS Northings: 90976

OS Grid: SZ080909

Mapcode National: GBR X60.7D

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.SF2

Plus Code: 9C2WP496+8V

Entry Name: Durley Court Hotel washington Hotel

Listing Date: 1 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108859

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101737

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH2

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Westbourne and West Cliff

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bournemouth St John with St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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(West Side)
No 3
(Washington Hotel)
and No 5
(Durley Court Hotel)
SZ 0890 12/92 1.8.74.


2 almost identical Italianate stucco villas, circa 1850-60, asymmetrical, 3 storeys
and basement. Open-pediment gables to north (with lunette over arched window
over entrance door) and east (with arched window over tripartite window over
projecting square bay with pseudo-leaded roof and window of 5 arched lights).
North-west corner has 2-storey canted bay with shouldered lintels to segment-headed
windows. Rectangular bay with pairs of arched windows on each floor set diagonally
across south-west corner. Chimneys grouped in fours with slits between, supporting
cornice, tall base of stack with arched window. Washington has flat-roofed modern
extension in north-east angle, Durley Court has good original conservatory with
arched lights in that position. Durley Court has lost chimneys, except 2 of
buff brick.

No 3 (Washington Hotel) and No 5 (Durley Court Hotel) form a group.

Listing NGR: SZ0800890946

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