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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: WAR MEMORIAL

List entry Number: 1187556

Location

WAR MEMORIAL, GRAND AVENUE

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: 02-Nov-1992

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 365536

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

HOVE

TQ290-4NW GRAND AVENUE 579-1/18/55 War Memorial

GV II

War memorial. c1921. Designed by Edwin Lutyens. Bronze and beige and grey marble. Plan: statue on column. Bronze figure of St Michael on plinth, set on abacus of Tuscan column, dado and plinth, another plinth and 3 steps with bollards at the corners formed of chamfered blocks with domed tops. The dado is inscribed to the memory of the men and women of Hove who died in the First and Second World Wars. The dates of the First World War are given as 1914-1919, presumably to include those who had not yet been demobilised when they fell victims to the Spanish influenza epidemic of 1919. There were many convalescent homes for military personel in Hove.

Listing NGR: TQ2907504631

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29075 04631

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