The Rothesay

You may remember the ‘special’ wall which was demolished in a car accident last year – see the header picture for a close-up, or click the picture below to go to the article on this site, then scroll down for even more detail. Note that this will open in a new window.

The Rothesay, Christchurch
Click to see the article from October.

Well, in Thursday’s Christchurch Times,┬áit was confirmed that it is to be demolished and 18 two-bedroom flats built. This was originally put forward by the hotel’s proprietors, but the plan was refused in July 2017. I understand that the wall, as part of the original boundary of Highcliffe Castle, should still be rebuilt.

The picture below shows one of the elevations.

Click for all four elevations

Finally, here is a link to the planning documents.