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Bournemouth Natural Science Society

A Grade II Listed Building in East Cliff and Springbourne, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7224 / 50°43'20"N

Longitude: -1.8562 / 1°51'22"W

OS Eastings: 410244

OS Northings: 91431

OS Grid: SZ102914

Mapcode National: GBR XB3.PY

Mapcode Global: FRA 7705.DPD

Plus Code: 9C2WP4CV+XG

Entry Name: Bournemouth Natural Science Society

Listing Date: 27 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324715

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101722

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH1

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: East Cliff and Springbourne

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bournemouth Town Centre

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

5186 (South Side)
No 39 (Bournemouth
Natural Science Society)
SZ 1091 22/202


Well-preserved polychrome villa, circa 1865, 2 storeys and basement, in mixed style.
Buff brick on grey brick plinth, red brick bands, bright red brick lintels and
voussoirs - windows, round-arched, segmental or flat-headed being strongly linked
in groups of 2, 3, 4 or 5. 3-storey corner tower with pyramid tiled roof, cast-iron
finial and flanking chimney, timber cornice over row of tiny straight-headed attic
windows, with brick panelling to 'belfry'. Timber porch up steps against tower,
heavily chamfered openwork framing and balustrading, half hipped roof. Lower
eastern wing extending front to 2-storey gable. Garden front has rectangular
bay window. Lecture hall to south-east in similar style, but of 1920.

Listing NGR: SZ1024491431

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

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