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Norfolk Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7216 / 50°43'17"N

Longitude: -1.8791 / 1°52'44"W

OS Eastings: 408629

OS Northings: 91339

OS Grid: SZ086913

Mapcode National: GBR X73.JT

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.HRY

Entry Name: Norfolk Hotel

Listing Date: 12 July 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153478

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101822

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

(North-west Side)
No 48
(Norfolk Hotel)
SZ 0891 13/126 12.7.74


1897, stucco, 4 storeys and basement, varied roofline. Centre and wings slightly
projecting, with tripartite windows to each floor. Central gable has triangular
pediment (with painted coat-of-arms) supported by consoles, flanked on each side
by 2 pedimented dormers connected by balustrade, and by higher segmentally pedimented
wings. Extensions in similar style, but plain roofline, along St Stephen's Road.
Rear of main block in buff brick with stucco dressings, 4-storey canted bay at
north-west corner. Included principally for excellent Art Nouvear iron verandah
raised on basement across whole facade between wings (1 bay projecting as porch):
Corinthian coloumnettes, openwork spandrels, repetitive sinuous leaf motif of
intersecting rails on balustrading to terrace and balcony. Same motif on iron
balconies of ground and 1st floor in west wing 1st floor in east wing.

Listing NGR: SZ0862991339

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

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