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17-21, WEST HILL ROAD (See details for further address information)

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

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Latitude: 50.7197 / 50°43'10"N

Longitude: -1.8879 / 1°53'16"W

OS Eastings: 408008

OS Northings: 91121

OS Grid: SZ080911

Mapcode National: GBR X60.4P

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.LBK

Plus Code: 9C2WP496+VR

Entry Name: 17-21, WEST HILL ROAD (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 27 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101810

Location: 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

(South Side)
Nos 41 to 45 (odd)
SZ 0891 13/103


Includes Nos 17 to 21 (odd) West Hill Road. Formerly the Bournemouth School
of Art, circa 1880, ground floor now remodelled for motor showrooms. 3 storeys,
pink brick with sparse stone dressings (bases, capitals, cornices). Upper floors
divided in 3 by giant Ionic pilasters of brick, supporting entablature, modillion
cornice, and pediment (containing sculptured coat-of-arms) flanked by balustraded
parapet. 1st floor windows round-arched, except wider flattened central light,
and marked off by small Composite pilasters. 2nd floor windows straight-headed,
also divided by pilasters, with capitals wider than pilasters and supported on
console brackets. Rear elevation (south) to Westhill Road of same materials
tripartite windows with brick pilaster-mullions on 3 floors, topped by long glazed
dormer strip of studios; shaped gable with Venetian window.

Nos 1 to 17 (odd) Pembroke Hotel, Nos 25 to 31 (odd), Nos 39 to 45 (odd) and
Nos 2 to 34 (even) Poole Hill form a group with Nos l66 to l96 (even) Commercial
(Road), also the West Hill Road facades of Nos 1 to 11 (odd), Nos 17 to 21 (odd) and
Nos 4l to 45 (odd) form a further group with The Pembroke Arms, West Hill Road.

Listing NGR: SZ0800891121

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

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