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Kent Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Southsea, Portsmouth

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Latitude: 50.7874 / 50°47'14"N

Longitude: -1.0906 / 1°5'25"W

OS Eastings: 464204

OS Northings: 99045

OS Grid: SZ642990

Mapcode National: GBR VR3.Y9

Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.BYL

Plus Code: 9C2WQWP5+XQ

Entry Name: Kent Cottage

Listing Date: 25 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475061

Location: St. Jude, Portsmouth, PO5

County: 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

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774-1/13/401 (West side)
25/09/72 Kent Cottage


House. 1844. By TE Owen. Stuccoed. Welsh slate roof with low
pitch pyramidal roof to east tower block, rendered stack on
right of north facing entrance.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 3 bays, west wing has 2 storeys and
attic. East block with horizontal rustication on ground floor.
At centre of north-facing entrance elevation is a 4-panelled
door with blinded fanlight set within 2-storey projection with
facing gable. 4-pane casement to first floor over door.
Projecting west wing with facing gable on right of entrance
has 2-light 16-pane casement on first floor in moulded
architrave. East tower block has on left 2-light 20-pane
casement. First floor has bricked up window opening with
moulded sillband course, moulded architrave and frieze and
cornice over, panelled apron below. On second floor 2 small
2-light casements with sillband course. Projecting boxed
eaves. Left return of tower block facing Queen's Crescent
similar to north face except ground floor has 12-pane sash and
first floor a 2-light 16-pane casement. Right return of west
wing has 2-storey tripartite canted bay window with frieze and
coped parapet.
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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