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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 15 AND 16 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS AND PIERS

List entry Number: 1380096

Location

NUMBERS 15 AND 16 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS AND PIERS, 15 AND 16, MONTPELIER VILLAS

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: 13-Oct-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 26-Aug-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 479575

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3004NW MONTPELIER VILLAS 577-1/31/561 (West side) 13/10/52 Nos.15 AND 16 and attached railings and piers (Formerly Listed as: MONTPELIER VILLAS Nos.11-20 (Consecutive)) (Formerly Listed as: MONTPELIER VILLAS Railings enclosing the front gardens of Nos 1-20 (consec))

GV II

Semi-detached houses. c1845. Stucco, roof of slate. PLAN/EXTERIOR: 2 storeys over raised basement, 2-window range to Montpelier Villas, 3-window range to return. In plan each house is wider towards the back with the entrance in the resulting angle, and the front and back parts are under separate roofs. The front part: ground floor decorated with banded rustication; first floor with long and short quoins. Flat-arched entrance with pilasters and consoles supporting first-floor balcony with scalloped balustrade;overlight; segmental bay to basement and ground floor on the street front, with flat-arched triple windows, and terminating in a shallow dome above the storey band; basement windows with 6/6 sashes of original design to No.15; bracketed balcony to ground-floor windows with cast-iron railings and fringed canopy over,the fringe missing on No.16; first-floor windows flat-arched with margin lights; westernmost first-floor window on the return blank. The back part has a full-height segmental bay with tripartite windows, and 6/6 sashes of original design to basement and margin lights to first floor on No.15. Eaves on console brackets with paterae in the frieze; hipped roof with stacks to front and back parts. INTERIOR: not inspected. Cast-iron railings to entrance steps and front gardens, those to front gardens with brackets; square, stuccoed, corniced pier between each pair of houses in Montpelier Villas. The 20 houses which make up the whole of Montpelier Villas are of uniform design; such semi-detached houses are rare in Brighton. The railings were listed on 20.8.71.





Listing NGR: TQ3033304669

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30335 04669

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