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Latitude: 50.7877 / 50°47'15"N
Longitude: -1.0907 / 1°5'26"W
OS Eastings: 464192
OS Northings: 99076
OS Grid: SZ641990
Mapcode National: GBR VR3.7N
Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.BXD
Entry Name: Annesley House
Listing Date: 25 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387149
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475058
Location: Portsmouth, PO5
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Thomas
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Southsea St Jude
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SZ6499 QUEEN'S CRESCENT, Southsea
774-1/13/398 (West side)
25/09/72 Annesley House
Villa, later school of Seamanship and Navigation, now house.
1844. By TE Owen. Stuccoed. Low pitch Welsh slate roofs,
hipped to west wing. Rendered stack on right of east wing and
on left of west wing. Irregular plan.
EXTERIOR: east wing 2 storeys, basement and attic, west wing 2
storeys. 4 bays (bay 3 blind).
North elevation facing Sussex Terrace has on the right a
2-storey lean-to section attached to the west wing with on
right a 1-storey projecting porch with 3 narrow arched arcaded
openings divided by broad stuccoed pilasters, recessed
4-panelled door with overlight, small narrow round-headed sash
on left, panelled parapet with Vitruvian scrolls on return. On
each return is a small round-headed opening with iron lattice
grille. To left of porch is a sash set under flat stuccoed
arch. On first floor to right is a 2-leaf 4-pane casement,
transom and fixed round-headed light set under round stuccoed
arch within facing gable with shaped stuccoed brackets to
projecting verge, and on right of recessed west wing is a
4-pane sash set under eaves. On left return is a sash with at
first floor a 4-pane sash each set under flat stuccoed arch.
Further left within the west wing face is a sash and on first
floor a 4-pane sash set under eaves. On left the recessed
central part has a wide sash, first floor band, 2-leaf 6-pane
casement. To left the projecting north face of east wing has
band rusticated ground floor which continues on left return.
Sash set under flat stuccoed arch with incised voussoirs, band
course, moulded first floor sillband with blinded window. Set
within facing gable is a 2-leaf 6-pane attic casement,
projecting bracketed gable verge. On left return is a
tripartite window with 3 narrow sashes set under flat stuccoed
arch with incised voussoirs, plain band course, first floor
sillband with 2 sashes each set within a moulded architrave
with keystone, moulded band course, projecting bracketed
eaves. Further left the lower wing has 3 sashes on ground and
first floors each set under flat stuccoed arch.
INTERIOR not inspected.
(Lloyd DW: Buildings of Portsmouth and its Environs:
Portsmouth: 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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