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Seafront Shelter at Sz 6474 9806

A Grade II Listed Building in Southsea, City of Portsmouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7785 / 50°46'42"N

Longitude: -1.0831 / 1°4'59"W

OS Eastings: 464744

OS Northings: 98060

OS Grid: SZ647980

Mapcode National: GBR BDH.30M

Mapcode Global: FRA 87M1.1VT

Entry Name: Seafront Shelter at Sz 6474 9806

Listing Date: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386981

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474397

Location: Portsmouth, PO5

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Jude

Parish: Southsea

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Southsea St Simon

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


PORTSMOUTH

SZ6498 CLARENCE ESPLANADE, Southsea
774-1/15/333 Seafront Shelter at SZ 6474 9806

II

Seafront shelter. c1900. Cast-iron and timber. Flat
composition sheeted roof. Rectangular plan with splayed
corners, open arcaded perimeter. On each side are 5 and at
each end 2 ornate cast-iron columns with stiff leaf capital
and bulbous base supporting 4 round timber arches to sides and
3 elliptical end arches. Running east and west through centre
is a low screen double splayed at ends with vertical boarding
to dado, short twisted cast-iron columns each with Corinthian
capital supporting moulded horizontal top bar, iron ball on
moulded base over each capital. Between columns are 3 light
fixed glazed panels. On each side of screen are horizontal
open slated varnished timber benches with shaped cast-iron
supports each with curved arm support rails.

Listing NGR: SZ6474098060

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

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