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The Swiss Cottage, Osborne Estate

A Grade II Listed Building in East Cowes, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7505 / 50°45'1"N

Longitude: -1.2565 / 1°15'23"W

OS Eastings: 452550

OS Northings: 94809

OS Grid: SZ525948

Mapcode National: GBR 9C4.TBT

Mapcode Global: FRA 8783.6BC

Entry Name: The Swiss Cottage, Osborne Estate

Listing Date: 9 August 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419670

Location: East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: East Cowes

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Whippingham St Mildred

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

WHIPPINGHAM ROAD
1.
5270 East Cowes
The Swiss Cottage,
Osborne Estate
SZ 59 SW 7/126
II GV
2.
1845-50. A chalet imported from Switzerland as a playhouse for Queen Victoria's
children. Two storeys. Built of tarred wood. Gabled roof. Overhanging
eaves and a fretwork balcony on the 1st floor. Windows have ornamental leaded
lights. The interior contains a tiled kitchen, dining-room, sitting room and
bedrooms.


Listing NGR: SZ5255094809

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

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