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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 159 AND 160 AND 161 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1381749

Location

NUMBERS 159 AND 160 AND 161 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 159, 160 AND 161, MARINE PARADE

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: 482113

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3203NE MARINE PARADE 577-1/49/475 (North side) 20/08/71 Nos.159, 160 AND 161 and attached railings

GV II

Terraced houses. Early C19, added to in mid to late C19. Stucco. Roofs obscured by parapet. EXTERIOR: No.159 3 storeys and 2-storey attic over basement, the rest 3 storeys and attic over basement. 2 windows each; the return of No.159 to Belgrave Place has a 5-window range. Up steps to flat-arched entrance on Nos 160 and 161, the former of C20 and the latter with overlight of mid to late C19 date. Ground floor of each treated as banded, chamfered rustication topped by cornice band. Tripartite window with keyed lintel to left of entrances to Nos 160 and 161. All windows are flat arched with projecting sills. Each unit has a first-floor balcony, that to No.159 supported by thick brackets moulded in stucco, to No.161 by cast-iron brackets; both enclosed by cast-iron railings; balcony to No.160 much altered. Floor-to-ceiling openings to first floors. Storey band between first and second floors. Cornice between second floor and attic, and another between attic and parapet; a second attic storey added to No.159. Some sashes of original design: 3 x 6 to second-floor windows of No.161; 8 x 8 to one basement window of No.161 and to 2 basement windows of No.159. Return to No.159: entrance in centre-window range is flat arched with overlight, framed by Tuscan pilasters and entablature; second entrance to the rear of the return; window to right of main entrance blocked as are all windows in this range, except for that in the second attic storey; to the left of the entrance is a full-height segmental bay with single window to each floor; first-floor windows in the third- and 5th- ranges have architraves which continue below the sill and end at the storey band between the ground and first floors; the spandrels enclosed by this unusual feature are blank; cast-iron balcony to first-floor window at corner, which is floor-to-ceiling. Sashes of original design to bay on return: ground and first floors 6 x 6, attic 3 x 3; above entrance 6 x 6; first floor window at corner 4 x 4. Stacks to party walls. INTERIOR: not inspected. Railings to stairs and areas. Nos 155-165 Marine Parade (qv) form a group with Nos 1-17 Belgrave Place (qv).





Listing NGR: TQ3271203600

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32712 03600

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