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Portsea Free School

A Grade II Listed Building in Portsmouth, City of Portsmouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7978 / 50°47'52"N

Longitude: -1.0999 / 1°5'59"W

OS Eastings: 463533

OS Northings: 100193

OS Grid: SU635001

Mapcode National: GBR VPM.YC

Mapcode Global: FRA 86LZ.FBW

Entry Name: Portsea Free School

Listing Date: 25 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387158

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475067

Location: Portsmouth, PO1

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Charles Dickens

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Portsea St George

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/03/2013


SU6300
774-1/8/301
25/09/72


PORTSMOUTH
RICHMOND PLACE (South side), Portsea
Portsea Free School


GV II


School, now part of University of Portsmouth (former Polytechnic). Mid C19. Red brick in Flemish bond. Low pitch hipped Welsh slate roof, wide projecting brick stack at centre. 3 storeys, 6 bays (narrow far right bay). On right a 2-leaf 6 panelled door with 6-pane overlight set under flat gauged brick arch. To left four 24-pane 2-light casements each set under flat gauged brick arch. Further left 2 later panelled doors with concrete lintels set within infill to former flat gauged brick window openings. At first floor rendered band broken at stack, left hand inscribed "Portsea Free School". Rendered first floor sillband broken at stack with 5 casements similar to ground floor with later narrow casement at far right set under flat rendered lintel. Second floor has 5 small 2-light casements with later casement on far right. Plain single-storey former chapel extension to rear. INTERIOR not inspected

Listing NGR: SU6350800232

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