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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: NOS 2 AND 4 INCLUDING WALLS AND RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1187540

Location

NOS 2 AND 4 INCLUDING WALLS AND RAILINGS, 2 AND 4, ALBANY VILLAS

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: 10-Sep-1971

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 365484

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History

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Details

HOVE

TQ2804SE ALBANY VILLAS 579-1/21/7 (West side) 10/09/71 Nos.2 AND 4 including walls and railings

GV II

Pair of semi-detached villas. 1851-2, mid-late C20 alterations and addition. Stucco over brick, quoins, also used to distinguish the division of the two properties on the facade, hipped slate roof, deep overhanging eaves on shaped brackets. Central block with 2 flanking wings of diminuishing size. Two storeys plus attic over basement; originally symmetrical with 1:1:2:1:1 bays, entrances set back from central block, No.4 now with C20 extension; No.2, main block with arch-head windows to attic cutting through eaves cornice with a 6-pane sash window in moulded surround, first floor similar fenestration to main block, entrance wing to left with blind window, similar adjoining below moulded parapet, ground floor canopy to bay window with mixed glazing, cast-iron balcony, entrance to left approached by flight of 6 steps, pilaster porches. No.2 with 6-panel door, No.4 C20 half-glazed door with ornamental grill, 2 figures of recumbent lions on piers at foot of steps. Brick piers and walls fronting road, railings renewed mid C20. The treatment of the attic dormers is an unusual and original feature.

Listing NGR: TQ2875104469

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National Grid Reference: TQ 28751 04469

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