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Albert Barracks, Osborne Estate

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.75 / 50°45'0"N

Longitude: -1.2562 / 1°15'22"W

OS Eastings: 452567

OS Northings: 94755

OS Grid: SZ525947

Mapcode National: GBR 9C4.TFK

Mapcode Global: FRA 8783.6FW

Entry Name: Albert Barracks, Osborne Estate

Listing Date: 9 August 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223962

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419906

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
Albert Barracks,
Osborne Estate
SZ 59 SW 7/128
II
2.
Circa 1860. A toy earthwork fort built by Queen Victoria's children, even
to the extent of making the bricks. L-shaped. Built of red and yellow bricks
with some black bricks. Cemented roof. Listed for historical interest.


Listing NGR: SZ5256794755

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