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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: RETAINING WALL TO SOUTH SIDE OF GARDENS IN FRONT OF ADELAIDE CRESCENT

List entry Number: 1298666

Location

RETAINING WALL TO SOUTH SIDE OF GARDENS IN FRONT OF ADELAIDE CRESCENT, 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: 02-Nov-1992

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 365480

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History

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Details

HOVE

TQ2904SW ADELAIDE CRESCENT 579-1/22/3 (South side) Retaining wall to S side of gardens in front of Adelaide Crescent

GV II

Retaining wall to gardens. c1830. Designed by Decimus Burton. Cement render over brick. About 2m high in centre, road ramped up on either side until wall about 75cms high, about 90m in length. Wall with vermiculated rustication, buttressed by 14 square piers ornamented with bands of ashlar and vermiculation, upper band fluted, moulded caps with segmental pediment, Etruscan stylized palmette in tympanum. Part of the original layout of Adelaide Crescent.

Listing NGR: TQ2937004330

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National Grid Reference: TQ 29370 04330

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