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Royal Exeter Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7179 / 50°43'4"N

Longitude: -1.8788 / 1°52'43"W

OS Eastings: 408654

OS Northings: 90927

OS Grid: SZ086909

Mapcode National: GBR X73.ST

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.XHV

Entry Name: Royal Exeter Hotel

Listing Date: 5 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108862

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101742

Location: Bournemouth, BH2

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

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)
Royal Exeter Hotel
SZ 0890 12/4 5.5.52.


Bournemouth's first villa, The Mansion (later Exeter House), built l81l-12 for
Lewis Tregonwell, survives in centre, under massive machicolated and battlemented
tower added circa 1870. Stucco Tudor, hoodmoulds to all window, 3 storeys and
dormers. 1st and 2nd floor windows have arched lights in glazing bars, mostly
3-light but one 7-light. 2 gables have pierced bargeboards of 1876. Ground
floor concealed by sun lounge to south, extensive entrance foyers to north (including
polygonal lounge with ogee-topped lantern). Big wings added in same stucco-Tudor,
1876 and 1886, symmetrically to south. East wing heightened and extended to
north circa 1900. Extra south-east wing along Exeter Park Road, 4 storeys and
dormers, also added later.

Listing NGR: SZ0865490927

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

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