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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: WALLS, RAMPS AND STAIRWAYS ON SOUTH FRONT OF TERRACE

List entry Number: 1187539

Location

WALLS, RAMPS AND STAIRWAYS ON SOUTH FRONT OF TERRACE, 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: 05-May-1969

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Nov-1992

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 365482

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History

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Details

HOVE

TQ2904SW ADELAIDE CRESCENT 579-1/22/5 (South side) 05/05/69 Walls, ramps and stairways on South front of terrace (Formerly Listed as: ADELAIDE CRESCENT Ramps, balustrades and staircases to East and West of garden enclosure)

GV II*

Retaining walls and stairways. c1830, restored 1981-2. Designed by Decimus Burton. Render over rubble or brick. Symmetrical in plan: East side, 2 sections of retaining wall returned to SE corner of Adelaide Crescent No 1 (qv) with stairway down to Kingsway at east end, west end of wall marks roadway access to the Crescent. Walls slightly splayed out, composed of vermiculated rustication with bottle balusters and moulded coping between square piers; solid baluster panels to stairway. Designed as part of the original layout to Adelaide Crescent.

Listing NGR: TQ2937404317

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29374 04317

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