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Bridge Furnishing Factory

A Grade II Listed Building in Christchurch, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7357 / 50°44'8"N

Longitude: -1.7671 / 1°46'1"W

OS Eastings: 416530

OS Northings: 92924

OS Grid: SZ165929

Mapcode National: GBR 55B.XQ0

Mapcode Global: FRA 7754.KC9

Entry Name: Bridge Furnishing Factory

Listing Date: 12 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110060

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101597

Location: Christchurch, Dorset, BH23

County: Dorset

District: Christchurch

Town: Christchurch

Electoral Ward/Division: Purewell and Stanpit

Built-Up Area: Christchurch

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Christchurch Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

1. (North Side)
Bridge Furnishing Factory
SZ 1692 2/183


1890. Former chapel. Slate roof. Ornate facade now all painted white. 2 storeys.
3 bays width. Ground floor of rusticated brickwork. Central entrance has broken
pediment above with egg and dart moulding. Elaborate bas relief carved brick work
or tiles in spandrels of round arched door. Round arched flanking windows with
keystones, modern casements. 1st floor has round arched centre recess with keystone
and 2 light, round arched, window. Facade enriched with decorated tiles. Cornice
and pediment above. Pilasters separate centre and outer bays and terminate in
fin1als. 6 side windows.

Nos 6 (eastern part only) to 16 (even) and the Bridge Furnishing Factory form a
group with Nos 9 to 13 (odd) opposite of which No 6 (eastern part only) and Nos
10 to 16 (even) are of local interest.

Listing NGR: SZ1653092924

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