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Latitude: 50.7566 / 50°45'23"N
Longitude: -1.2585 / 1°15'30"W
OS Eastings: 452396
OS Northings: 95485
OS Grid: SZ523954
Mapcode National: GBR 9C4.DN8
Mapcode Global: FRA 8772.ZF1
Entry Name: The Queen's Tea House, Osborne House
Listing Date: 17 August 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1223968
English Heritage Legacy ID: 419909
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
The Queen's Tea House,
SZ 59 NW 5/130 17.8.51.
This was originally in part of the grounds of Osborne House but is now in
private ownership. Building of circa 1850 in Italianate style, consisting of
a boat-house and tea-house combined. Boat-house on the ground floor with round-headed
arch. Curved steps lead up on each side of it to the 1st floor room above with
a terrace over it, and in the centre of this is a 2-storey tower with round
window and bracket eaves cornice. Modern pantiled roof and renewed parapet.
Five modern windows with new shutters. Doorcase with cornice and brackets.
Queen Victoria frequently took tea on the terrace of this building. Included for
Listing NGR: SZ5239695485
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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