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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, 2 AND 3 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1380360

Location

NUMBERS 1, 2 AND 3 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 1, 2 AND 3, MONTPELIER 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: 20-Aug-1971

Date of most recent amendment: 26-Aug-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 480448

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3004NW MONTPELIER CRESCENT 577-1/31/525 (South East side) 20/08/71 Nos.1, 2 AND 3 and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: MONTPELIER CRESCENT Nos.1-6 (Consecutive))

GV II

Terraced houses. c1855. Stucco, roof obscured by parapet. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys over basement, 3-window range. The group form a single, shallow convex curve with the outer bays of Nos 1 and 3 set back a little. Ground floor decorated with chamfered rustication. Flat-arched porch with pilasters and entablature, the entrances to Nos 1 and 3 recessed; overlights and panelled doors of original design. All windows flat-arched. First-floor windows to Nos 1 and 3 have segmental pediment over 2 inner windows; outer window to No.1 has balustrade below the sill; that to No.3 has no balustrade but retains its moulded stucco architrave and cornice; first-floor windows to No.2 have pediment to centre and cornices to outer windows; bracketed balconies with cast-iron railings to all but outer windows of Nos 1 and 3; second-floor windows have no architrave, and 3/6 sashes of original design; modillion cornice and parapet; stacks to party walls. Return to No.1 in Clifton Hill is of 4-window range: chamfered rustication to ground floor; flat-arched entrance; shallow, segmental 3-storey bay of 2-window range to east; first-floor windows have moulded stucco architrave and cornice, the westernmost blank; second-floor windows have moulded stucco architrave, the westernmost blank; modillion cornice and parapet continue from Montpelier Place. INTERIOR: not inspected. Square stuccoed corniced gate piers, partly altered, with cast-iron railings between.



Listing NGR: TQ3040104901

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30401 04901

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