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Furness Villa

A Grade II Listed Building in Southsea, City of Portsmouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.78 / 50°46'47"N

Longitude: -1.0791 / 1°4'44"W

OS Eastings: 465022

OS Northings: 98224

OS Grid: SZ650982

Mapcode National: GBR VSY.BD

Mapcode Global: FRA 87M0.X13

Entry Name: Furness Villa

Listing Date: 25 September 1972

Last Amended: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387108

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474524

Location: Portsmouth, PO4

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Eastney and Craneswater

Parish: Southsea

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

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

SZ6598 EASTERN VILLAS ROAD, Southsea
774-1/16/342 (East side)
25/09/72 No.9
Furness Villa
(Formerly Listed as:
EASTERN VILLAS ROAD, Southsea
No.9)

GV II

House. 1858. Probably by TE Owen. Stuccoed. Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys and rear basement, 2 bays. L-shaped plan. Entrance
front continued within north-facing lower wing has C20 door
with fanlight set within gabled central projection with
projecting verges and heavy moulded brackets. Recessed wing on
left has 4-pane circular casement with C20 door to left.
Moulded band course over entrance on central projection; 2
narrow sashes on first floor set under moulded round arches
with moulded impost band. Right return: left wing has lean-to
roof. 2-light casement window on left, and 6-pane sash to
first floor; right wing gabled with heavy shaped eaves
brackets. Rear has 3 sashes to ground floor each with moulded
cornice on shaped brackets, central sash has attached ornate
iron window guard. C20 single storey and basement extension on
right. INTERIOR not inspected.
(Lloyd DW: Buildings of Portsmouth and its Environs: 1974-:
93; Portsmouth Papers No.32: Riley RC: The House & Inhabitants
of Thomas Ellis Owen's Southsea: 1980-).

Listing NGR: SZ6425599150

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