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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: NUMBER 23-29 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1380255

Location

NUMBER 23-29 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 23-29, CHICHESTER PLACE

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: 480052

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3203NE CHICHESTER PLACE 577-1/49/142 (West side) 20/08/71 Nos.23-29 (Odd) and attached railings

II

Terraced houses. c1845. Built by Thomas Cubitt. Stucco. Roof obscured by parapet. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys over basement. Nos 23 and 25 three windows each; Nos 27 and 29 two windows each. The elevations of Nos 23 and 25 are treated as full-height and nearly full-width segmental bays, the entrances paired but at different levels to accommodate the street's change in elevation. Their entrances are flat arched, framed by Tuscan pilasters and entablature, with 2 ground-floor windows to the side. The windows to all 4 units are flat arched; those to Nos 23 and 25 have projecting sills. Each unit has a first-floor balcony, segmental in plan, with cast-iron railings and brackets; French doors open out onto this balcony. The centre, second-floor window in each is blocked. Cornice to second floors. Although the design of Nos 23 and 25 is not similar to that of Nos 27 and 29, the cornice of No.25 is continuous with that of No.27, which has a round-arched entrance with fanlight. To the left this entrance is a single-storey canted bay with tripartite windows and Tuscan pilasters at the corners and responds; cornice and blocking course; the bay windows have quadrant corners. No.25 has a first-floor balcony, rectangular in plan, with cast-iron railings and brackets identical to those on Nos 23 and 25. There is a low wing connecting Nos 27 and 29. The latter has a flat-arched entrance with overlight, to the right of which is a rectangular bay with Tuscan pilasters and windows with quadrant corners. The first-floor balcony railings date from the C20. First- and second-floor windows have architraves and sashes of original design: 8/12 and 4/4 respectively. Cornice and parapet above. Stacks to party walls. INTERIOR: not inspected. Railings to stairs, entrances and areas.





Listing NGR: TQ3290203697

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32902 03697

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