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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 163 AND 164 AND 165 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1381751

Location

NUMBERS 163 AND 164 AND 165 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 163, 164 AND 165, 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: 482115

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3203NE MARINE PARADE 577-1/49/477 (North side) 20/08/71 Nos.163, 164 AND 165 and attached railings

GV II

Terraced houses, subdivided into flats. c1840. Stucco. Roofs to Nos 163 and 164 of slate, to No.165 obscured by parapet. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic over half basement, all with 2 dormers each. The entire block treated as a single composition, with a central bay of 3-window range projecting beyond the side bays; the centre range topped by a pediment. Quoin strips from first floor to entablature over attic mark the division of bays, the party wall and the corner. The ground floor treated as a base of chamfered rustication. First-floor balcony enclosed by cast-iron railings continuous across whole block; cast-iron brackets gone from No.163, which is the most altered of the group; each first-floor French door has a pediment supported by a pair of console brackets. Storey bands between first and second floors and between second floor and attic; entablature across top of block. All windows flat arched with projecting sills; each attic window has a floating cornice. Up steps to flat-arched entrance to No.163 at left party wall, much altered. To right a single-storey, canted bay added in late C19 or early C20. Entrance to No.165 on return in 4th-window range set in blank section of wall which, elsewhere, is treated as banded, chamfered rustication; rectangular panels to either side of door. Quoin strips at corner above first floor and at rear. Storey bands separate each floor. First-floor French doors treated as on main elevation, the floating cornice of that near the corner is wider than the window lintel. First-floor window in 4th range is tripartite topped by cornice and parapet bearing a plaque over the centre. The only sashes of original design, 4 x 8, in basement under canted bay in main elevation. Stacks to rear and party walls. INTERIOR: not inspected. Railings to stairs and continuous area.





Listing NGR: TQ3273803592

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32738 03592

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