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Latitude: 50.7881 / 50°47'17"N
Longitude: -1.0889 / 1°5'20"W
OS Eastings: 464316
OS Northings: 99121
OS Grid: SZ643991
Mapcode National: GBR VRC.L3
Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.CLB
Entry Name: Crescent House
Listing Date: 25 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387151
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475060
Location: Portsmouth, PO5
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Jude
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
774-1/13/400 (West side)
25/09/72 Crescent House
Villa. 1847. By TE Owen. Stuccoed. Low pitch Welsh slate roof,
projecting rendered stack to left at centre of facing gable
and stack to far right.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 bays (right bay wide). Centre bay
projects and has banded rustication to ground floor.
Italianate features. At centre is a 9-panelled door with
fanlight recessed within porch with open round-arched
entrance, scrolled carved brackets to soffit. Heavy moulded
band at first floor broken at stack and plain across bay
window. At first floor is a round-arched sash margin glazed,
shaped brackets as imposts, sillband broken at stack, facing
gable with projecting verge and moulded bargeboard, shaped
brackets to verge and eaves. To right is a 2-storey
rectangular tripartite bay, ground and first floor each have 3
narrow 4-pane sashes, pilasters divide lights to ground floor.
At far left on first floor is a round-arched margin glazed
sash, facing gable with shaped bargeboard and central stack.
On left return the garden front facing Kent Road is stepped
back from west to east in 3 bays, first 2 bays have low pitch
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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