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Annesley House

A Grade II Listed Building in Southsea, Portsmouth

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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

Plus Code: 9C2WQWQ5+3P

Entry Name: Annesley House

Listing Date: 25 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387149

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475058

Location: St. Jude, Portsmouth, PO5

County: 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

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Listing Text


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

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

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