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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: ADELAIDE MANSIONS

List entry Number: 1205849

Location

ADELAIDE MANSIONS, 1-4, KINGSWAY

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: 365557

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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 KINGSWAY 579-1/22/63 (North side) (Consecutive) Nos 1-4 Adelaide Mansions

GV II

Terrace of dwellings, now hotel and flats. 1873. Stucco over brick, roof concealed behind balustraded parapet. Plan: freestanding terrace of 4 units. 4 storeys plus attic and basement, 3 bay units; mixed fenestration to attic, sash windows without glazing bars ground floor, otherwise French casement windows; bracketed cornice, moulded string to third floor linking 3-window canted bays risings through 3 storeys, pedimented heads to third floor windows, segmental to second floor, wrought-iron balcony to second floor carried on cast-iron columns, similar balcony to first floor carried on shaped brackets and returned around the roofs of the porches, rusticated ground floor with alternate plain and vermiculated blocks, arch-head window openings with keystones and ornamental blind boxes; flat-roofed Doric porches, single in outer bays and pair to centre, panelled doors with sidelights and fanlights approached by flights of steps; cast-iron railings returned from entrance along street frontage.

Listing NGR: TQ2928604370

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29286 04370

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