List entry

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 37 AND 37A AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1380431

Location

NUMBER 37 AND 37A AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 37 AND 37A, DEVONSHIRE 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: 26-Aug-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 480560

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3104SE DEVONSHIRE PLACE 577-1/41/187 (West side) 20/08/71 Nos.37 AND 37A and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: DEVONSHIRE PLACE Nos 37 & 37A, Nos 38 & 39)

GV II

Synagogue. c1825. Built as synagogue, along with Nos 38 & 39 (qv), and enlarged to include residence and schoolroom in 1837 by David Mocatta; restoration currently underway, including the rebuilding of first-floor verandah. Stucco. Roof obscured by parapet. 3 storeys over basement. 3-window range. Flat-arched entrance with overlight; 2 flat-arched windows with projecting sills to the right. Ground floor has chamfered rustication. First-floor balcony with cast-iron railings in Gothic Revival style: intersecting ogee arches with quatrefoil borders. Storey band between first and second floors. All sashes of original design; some original glazing survives in ground floor and 2 basement windows, the latter being camber arched, which have deep reveals. Cornice and parapet. Stacks to party walls. INTERIOR: not inspected. Railings to stairs and area. The synagogue was built to accommodate 50 people. (Carder T: The Encyclopaedia of Brighton: Lewes: 1990-: 167H).





Listing NGR: TQ3174704093

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Carder, T - Title: Encyclopaedia of Brighton - Date: 1990 - Page References: 167H

National Grid Reference: TQ 31747 04093

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