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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 1 AND 1A AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1380050

Location

NUMBERS 1 AND 1A AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 1 AND 1A, CASTLE SQUARE

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: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 479524

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3104SW CASTLE SQUARE 577-1/64/110 (South West side) 20/08/71 Nos.1 AND 1A and attached railings

GV II

House. c1825. Probably designed by Amon Wilds and Charles Augustin Busby. Mathematical tiles, painted; mansard roof of slate. Cast-iron shop front of late C19. EXTERIOR: main elevation on Old Steine. 4 storeys and dormers over basement. 2-window range with a 3-window range return. At the corner the shop front is framed by elements cast in a Gothic Revival style, all bays but entrance with tracery spandrels; on the return the shop front has rusticated piers with waterleaf capitals. A flat-arched entrance on the corner and on the return. The principal elevation treated as a full-height and nearly full-width segmental bay. All windows are flat arched; floor-to-ceiling first-floor windows open out onto a shallow balcony enclosed by cast-iron railings in an anthemion and heart motif; third-floor windows with projecting sills. Storey bands between first and second floors level with sills of second-floor windows; this band continues across the return. The roof parapet is balustraded to the main elevation only. On the return 2 third-floor windows are blocked; the third filled with a late C19 or early C20 canted bay. Many sashes of original design: 6 x 6 to first floor, 3 x 6 to second, and 3 x 3 to third; on return: 6-pane top sashes to first-floor windows only. Stacks to return and party walls. INTERIOR: not inspected. Nos 1 and 1A and Nos 2-7 (qv) Castle Square form a group.







Listing NGR: TQ3125304066

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National Grid Reference: TQ 31253 04066

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