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55,57 and 59, King Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Portsmouth, City of Portsmouth

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Latitude: 50.7922 / 50°47'31"N

Longitude: -1.0911 / 1°5'27"W

OS Eastings: 464160

OS Northings: 99576

OS Grid: SZ641995

Mapcode National: GBR VR1.3D

Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.4R3

Entry Name: 55,57 and 59, King Street

Listing Date: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271862

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474831

Location: Portsmouth, PO5

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Thomas

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Southsea St Luke and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


SZ6499NW KING STREET, Southsea
774-1/22/376 (North side)
Nos.55, 57 AND 59


3 terraced houses. Mid C19. Nos 55 and 59 red brick in Flemish
bond, No.57 stuccoed. Each has Welsh slate hipped roof, brick
stack to left of Nos 55 and 57 and to right of No.59.
3 storeys and basement, 3 bays 1:1:1. On left of each house is
a recessed door, 6-panelled to Nos 55 and 57, No.59 has a 3
panelled door with 2 moulded upper panels and flush lower
panel with incised pattern, each with fanlight set under
gauged brick round arch to Nos 55 and 59, stuccoed arch to
No.57, moulded rendered imposts and panelled reveals, No.55
has flanking lion head motifs below imposts. To right of each
door and to first floor is a 12-pane sash set under flat
gauged brick arch to No.55 and rendered arch to Nos 57 and 59.
On second floor No.55 has 12-pane sash and Nos 57 and 59 each
has a 9-pane unequal sash.
INTERIOR not inspected.
(Lloyd DW: Buildings of Portsmouth and its Environs:
Portsmouth: 1974-: 91).

Listing NGR: SZ6415699580

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