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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: FORMER MALTHOUSE AND BREWERY

List entry Number: 1280748

Location

FORMER MALTHOUSE AND BREWERY, DROVE ROAD

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: 365518

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History

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Details

HOVE

TQ2506SW DROVE ROAD, Portslade 579-1/9/160 (North side) Former malthouse and brewery

GV II

Former malthouse and brewery, subsequently light industrial. Mid C19. Yellow stock bricks, red brick dressings, timber clad projection, bitumen covered clay tile mansard roof with curved eaves, pyramid roof and cowl to malthouse, brick stack left gable end. Plan: malthouse with adjoining range contain cross gable with projecting bay. 2 storeys plus attic, 1:2 bays, right pyramid roof of malthouse lit on right return by 5-light window, left projecting gable end with 3-light window, fretted ends to timber cladding carried on struts set in concrete corbels, 2 single light windows below, 2 windows set apart to right; ground floor right large segmental-headed fixed light window, left double door, panelled and half-glazed, rectangular fanlight with glazing bars. Left return lit only at ground floor level by 2 small windows.The projection was for dropping the malted barley into carts below. This malthouse is believed to be part of the brewery that predated the large building now known as Le Carbone, South Street (not included).The malt tax was repealed in 1880, possibly stimulating the construction of larger premises.

Listing NGR: TQ2537706423

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National Grid Reference: TQ 25377 06423

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