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Highcliffe Houses (now used as service accommodation for Highcliffe Hotel)

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbourne and West Cliff, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7159 / 50°42'57"N

Longitude: -1.8811 / 1°52'51"W

OS Eastings: 408492

OS Northings: 90708

OS Grid: SZ084907

Mapcode National: GBR X6X.0W

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.WHF

Plus Code: 9C2WP489+9H

Entry Name: Highcliffe Houses (now used as service accommodation for Highcliffe Hotel)

Listing Date: 1 August 1974

Last Amended: 27 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324712

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101706

Location: Westbourne and West Cliff, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH2

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Westbourne and West Cliff

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bournemouth St John with St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

5186 (West Side)
Highcliffe Houses
[Formerly listed as
Coastguard Cottages
(Now need as service
acommodation for
Highcliffe Hotel)]
SZ 0890 12/90 1.8.74.


Built as cottages for coastguards. Well-preserved vernacular terrace of houses
(now used as service accommodation for Highcliffe Hotel) buff brick, circa 1850,
with regular rhythm of paired windows. Main south front articulated by 3 gables,
2 windows wide, projecting forward by a whole bay. Windows segment-headed in
gables, flat-headed elsewhere, with voussoirs in same brick. On north side windows
all segment-headed, with voussoirs in red brick. Slate roof. 2 of 5 chimneys
on ridge have been cut down. Lower extension to west.

Listing NGR: SZ0849290708

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

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