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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: THE MONTPELIER INN AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1380369

Location

THE MONTPELIER INN AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, MONTPELIER 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: 480457

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BRIGHTON

TQ3004NW MONTPELIER PLACE 577-1/31/534 (South side) 20/08/71 The Montpelier Inn and attached railings

GV II

Terraced houses, now a public house, though it is possible that the western, double-fronted part was built as a public house. c1830. Stucco scored as ashlar on the eastern part, the rest roughcast enclosed in panels of smooth stucco, roof obscured by parapet. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys over basement, 6-window range to Montpelier Place, one-window range to Borough Street. There are three 3-storey segmental bays to Montpelier Place, perhaps originally to 3 houses, or to one house on the east and a double-fronted house or public house on the west. Principal entrance between 2 western bays, in a wooden, single-storey segmental bay, flat-arched, with panelled pilasters and sidelights flanking moulded and panelled double doors, and deep mutule cornice. Easternmost part has a subsidiary entrance and altered ground floor probably of late C20 date. Otherwise, 3-storey segmental bays with 2 flat-arched windows to each floor and 6/6 sashes of original design; there is a broad panel of smooth stucco between the central and western bays at first-floor level; cornice and blocking course. The elevation in Borough Street has flat-arched windows to all floors towards the south of this elevation, the ground-floor window having gilded and engraved glass of c1900; stucco frame at first-floor level, now blank. Cornice piers flank the area with low walls between and cast-iron railings with spearhead finials to the outer bays. INTERIOR: the interior has a bar-front of late C19 or early C20 date and a Lincrusta ceiling only in the western part; the bar to Borough Street has panelling of inter-war date and a fireplace of mildly Modernist design.





Listing NGR: TQ3015804607

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30158 04607

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