Bohemia Road

From Historical Hastings
Bohemia Road
Other Names
Former name(s)Spittleman's Down[Notes 1]
Shornden Place
Hollington Lane
Part ofA21
JunctionsLondon Road
North Road
Upper Park Road
Lower South Road
Upper South Road
Tower Road
Newgate Road
Salisbury Road
St Pauls Road
Cornfield Terrace
Chapel Park Road
Church Road
De Cham Road
Hornyte Park
Magdalen Road
Falaise Road
Johns Place
White Rock Road
Places of WorshipSt Leonards-on-Sea Methodist Church
Public HousesWheatsheaf Inn, 172
Bricklayers Arms, 132
Hearts of Oak, 116
Prince of Wales, 84
The Bohemia Arms, 76

The road was dedicated in 1849[1]. When Bohemia Road was widened in 1924, the last buildings associated with Bohemia Farm were demolished and the pond filled.[2] This road was renumbered during 1902.[3].



Name Street No From To
Banks Butchers
Bohemia Bookshop 114-116 1970 1970
Bohemia Electric Theatre 60
Bookman's Halt 127 1961 2016
Bookmans Halt 127 1969 2011
Colourful Homes
E. Smith and Son 49 1878 1958
Home and Colonial Stores 102 1915 1969
Hurst View 1903 1903
Magdalen Terrace 1860 1965
Pooh House
Shornden Place
Summerfields House 1972
Wards 81 1950
Wheatsheaf Inn 172 2011

References & Notes

  1. The portion between Chapel Park Road and Tower Road