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Ascham House

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7207 / 50°43'14"N

Longitude: -1.8642 / 1°51'51"W

OS Eastings: 409683

OS Northings: 91234

OS Grid: SZ096912

Mapcode National: GBR X93.RG

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Z5.PKS

Plus Code: 9C2WP4CP+78

Entry Name: Ascham House

Listing Date: 1 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324737

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101748

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH1

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

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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(North Side)
No 18
(Ascham House)
SZ 0991 20/175 1.8.74.


1865, Habershon and Pite. Now part of College of Technology. Tudor Gothic villa
(style of William Burn) entirely in rich red brick, including dressings, relieving
arches and hoodmoulds. Asymmetrical, with dominant south-east tower and ogee
spire, machicolated brick cornice, Perpendicular panelling to door. Central
bay window canted on ground floor, connected to rectangular 1st floor by mouldedbrick
squinches. South-west entrance porch (gable behind remodelled). East and west
flanks with crow-stepped gables and dormers. Shallow court to north, with wings
ending in massive crow-stepped chimneybreasts.

Listing NGR: SZ0984891319

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