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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: NUMBERS 23 TO 26 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1380041

Location

NUMBERS 23 TO 26 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 23-26, BURLINGTON STREET

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: 20-Aug-1971

Date of most recent amendment: 26-Aug-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 479515

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History

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3203NW BURLINGTON STREET 577-1/48/97 (West side) 20/08/71 Nos.23-26 (Consecutive) and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: BURLINGTON STREET No.1, Nos.4-7 (consec), No.23)

GV II

Terraced houses. Nos 24-26 early C19; No.23 c1825 and probably designed by Amon Wilds and Charles Augustin Busby. Stucco. Roofs of slate. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and dormers over basement. Nos 23-25 one window each; No.26 has a 2-window range. Round-arched entrances with fanlights, those to Nos 23 and 24 have architraves interrupted by impost blocks and keystone, those to Nos 25 and 26 have rusticated voussoirs. To left of entrance rises a canted bay which is full height on Nos 24 and 25, and nearly full height on Nos 23 and 26; the top 2 storeys of the bay to No.23 are segmental; all the bay windows are tripartite, those to Nos 24 and 25 have projecting sills supported on console brackets. All windows and dormers are flat arched. Nos 24 and 25 have a storey band moulded as a cornice between the ground and first floors. On the party walls of Nos 23 and 24 rise pilaster strips from the first through the second floors; the capital of each is a block decorated with a bull's eye. On the party walls of Nos 25 and 26 are pilaster strips of the Tuscan order, rising from the first through the second floors. Stacks to party walls. INTERIOR: not inspected. Railings to stairs and area. Plaque near entrance of No.25 to comedian Max Miller (b.1895), who lived in this house from 1948 until his death in 1963. No.23 was listed on 20.8.71. (Carder T: The Encyclopaedia of Brighton: Lewes: 1990-: 56Q).





Listing NGR: TQ3222103787

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Carder, T - Title: Encyclopaedia of Brighton - Date: 1990 - Page References: 56Q

National Grid Reference: TQ 32221 03787

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