List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: NOS 20-38 AND ATTACHED WALLS AND RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1187537

Location

NOS 20-38 AND ATTACHED WALLS AND RAILINGS, 20-38, ADELAIDE CRESCENT

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
The City of Brighton and HoveUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Mar-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Nov-1992

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 365479

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

HOVE

TQ2904SW ADELAIDE CRESCENT 579-1/22/2 (West side) 24/03/50 Nos.20-38 (Consecutive) and attached walls and railings (Formerly Listed as: ADELAIDE CRESCENT Nos.1-38 (Consecutive))

GV II*

Terrace forming one of 2 sides of Crescent. Designed 1830 by Decimus Burton but this range erected 1850-60 to a different ground plan with simplified detailing for the original developer, Isaac Lyon Goldsmid. Stucco over brick, modillion eaves cornice and moulded strings, rusticated ground floors and slate roofs. Cyma curve in plan on sloping site, returned to south with Nos 35-38, No.20 abutting Nos.18-30 Palmeira Mansions (qv) to north. 5 storeys over basement, 3-window frontages, square-head windows except to ground floor where round-headed, mixed fenestration, mainly sash windows without glazing bars, French casements to first floor windows, cast-iron balconies continued around flat roofed pilaster porches, fanlights and sidelights to half-glazed doors. Cast-iron railings returned from entrances along street frontage with gates to areas. (Dale A: Fashionable Brighton 1820-1860: 1947-).

Listing NGR: TQ2933004401

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Dale, A, Fashionable Brighton 1820-1860, (1947)

National Grid Reference: TQ 29330 04401

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