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Palmeira Avenue Mansions palmeira Mansions

A Grade II Listed Building in Brighton and Hove, Brighton and Hove

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Latitude: 50.8271 / 50°49'37"N

Longitude: -0.1637 / 0°9'49"W

OS Eastings: 529424

OS Northings: 104665

OS Grid: TQ294046

Mapcode National: GBR JP3.1FJ

Mapcode Global: FRA B6KX.61K

Plus Code: 9C2XRRGP+RG

Entry Name: Palmeira Avenue Mansions palmeira Mansions

Listing Date: 4 February 1981

Last Amended: 2 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187549

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365508

Location: Brunswick and Adelaide, Brighton and Hove, BN3

County: Brighton and Hove

Electoral Ward/Division: Brunswick and Adelaide

Built-Up Area: Brighton and Hove

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Hove St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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579-1/18/30 (North side)
04/02/81 Nos.21-31 (Odd)
Palmeira Avenue Mansions (21-23) AND
Palmeira Mansions (25-31)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.9-15 AND 25-31 (Odd)
Palmeira Mansions)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.17-23 (Odd)
Palmeira Avenue Mansions)


Terrace of dwellings, now flats and offices. 1883-4, mid-late
C20 alterations to attic storey. Architect H.J.Lanchester,
builder Jabez Reynolds Senior. Italianate style.
Stucco over brick, shallow pitch slate roofs. Terrace, the end
bay left, No.33 (qv), is listed separately; entrance to No.21
on right return in Palmeira Avenue.
4 storeys plus attic over basement, central 2-tier gable
front, 3-window frontage to each unit; end bay right canted,
each 3-window unit breaks forward slightly linked by string
courses. Sash windows without glazing bars, C20 fenestration
to attic storey apart from gable front; some blind boxes
surviving. Inserted dormers in attic, central 2-tier gabled
centrepiece surmounted by segmental pediment with heraldic
achievement in tympanum over round-headed opening, 3
round-headed windows below flanked by aedicules resting on
heavy moulded eaves cornice carried on paired shaped brackets
with ornamental frieze, camber-headed windows in square-headed
openings third floor, second floor square-headed windows each
with entablature carried on console brackets, scroll pediment
centre, cills resting on shaped brackets.
First floor round-headed windows linked by continuous
entablature with keystones, pediment to central window,
continuous cast-iron balustrade carried on rendered console
brackets, rusticated ground floor; Doric porches with
rusticated columns, half-glazed doors with ornamental metal
grills and fanlights.

Listing NGR: TQ2942404665

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