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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: FIVE LAMP POSTS AT THE WEST END OF MADEIRA DRIVE

List entry Number: 1381694

Location

FIVE LAMP POSTS AT THE WEST END OF MADEIRA DRIVE, MADEIRA DRIVE

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: 26-Aug-1999

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 482057

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3103NW MADEIRA DRIVE 577-1/46/407 (South side) Five lamp posts at the west end of Madeira Drive

GV II

5 street lamps between the Aquarium (qv) and the station of Volk's Electric Railway (not included). c1893 the brackets and lamps to a design of c1935. Cast-iron. Fluted socle with an entry door carrying the municipal coat of arms; base of columns swelling and decorated with acanthus leaves; the rest of the column fluted as far as 2 short maintenance arms; palm-leaf capital above, apparently a separate fitting but integral with the 2 curved brackets from which hang octagonal spiked lanterns; the space between the brackets filled with openwork foliage ornament and crowned by the municipal coat of arms. (Carder T: The Encyclopaedia of Brighton: Lewes: 1990-).



Listing NGR: TQ3141703850

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Carder, T, Encyclopaedia of Brighton, (1990)

National Grid Reference: TQ 31417 03850

Map


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