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Tuckton Public Library

A Grade II Listed Building in East Southbourne and Tuckton, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7278 / 50°43'39"N

Longitude: -1.7867 / 1°47'12"W

OS Eastings: 415148

OS Northings: 92037

OS Grid: SZ151920

Mapcode National: GBR 55H.C2Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 7745.3QB

Entry Name: Tuckton Public Library

Listing Date: 27 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154041

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101899

Location: Bournemouth, BH6

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: East Southbourne and Tuckton

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bournemouth St Katharine, Southbourne

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
No 28
(Tuckton Public Library)
SZ 1592 37/290


Converted from an Edwardian villa, Broom Close,1908. Pebbledash (large pebbles)
on random Purbeck stone plinth. Hipped tiled roofs of splayed outline; tall chimneys
of Lutyens type, with pairs of diagonally set stacks of thin red bricks on high
bases. Porch in projecting 2-storey centre of asymmetrical facade: segmental
hood to deeply splayed stone-faced opening, 4-centred inner arch. Casement windows
with white timber mullions. Asymmetrical canted bay windows to ground floor of flank.
Garden side almost symmetrical, with two 2-storey canted bays. Interior modernised.

Listing NGR: SZ1514892037

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