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Westbourne House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cowes, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7598 / 50°45'35"N

Longitude: -1.2957 / 1°17'44"W

OS Eastings: 449769

OS Northings: 95813

OS Grid: SZ497958

Mapcode National: GBR 89R.972

Mapcode Global: FRA 8752.H0Y

Entry Name: Westbourne House

Listing Date: 17 August 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222655

English Heritage Legacy ID: 417934

Location: Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Cowes

Built-Up Area: Cowes

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Cowes St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

BIRMINGHAM ROAD
1.
5270
West Cowes
(north-east side)
No 43
(Westbourne House)
SZ 4995 NE 3/23 17.8.51.
II
2.
Built in 1752. Built of grey headers with red brick window dressings, stringcourse
cornice and pilasters flanking the front. Two storeys and attics. Four windows
and 3 modern dormers. Glazing bars missing. Roof covered in corrugated iron
sheeting. The parapet has been renewed in modern brick. Dilapidated porch
with mutilated cornice. Plaque recording that "Thomas Arnold, D.D., Headmaster
of Rugby School 1828-42, was born in this house on 13 June 1795.


Listing NGR: SZ4976995813

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