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1 King's Gardens (Terrace) Including Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hove, Brighton and Hove

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Latitude: 50.8248 / 50°49'29"N

Longitude: -0.1699 / 0°10'11"W

OS Eastings: 528992

OS Northings: 104400

OS Grid: TQ289044

Mapcode National: GBR JP2.CT9

Mapcode Global: FRA B6JX.HM0

Plus Code: 9C2XRRFJ+W2

Entry Name: 1 King's Gardens (Terrace) Including Attached Railings

Listing Date: 2 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187566

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365564

Location: Brighton and Hove, BN3

County: Brighton and Hove

Electoral Ward/Division: Central Hove

Built-Up Area: Brighton and Hove

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Hove All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


579-1/21/61 (North side)
No 1 King's Gardens (terrace)
including attached railings


House now divided into flats. c1890. Builder J.T.Chapell.
Render over brick with bands of terracotta exposed on returns,
steeply pitched hipped tile roof, deep overhanging eaves, tall
stacks on returns rising from eaves. Plan: double-fronted with
long range to rear fronting Grand Avenue. 4 storeys plus attic
over basement, 2:1:3 bays, full-height canted bay to right of
entrance rising through eaves to terminate in canted dormer
with turret, small dormer to left behind wrought-iron
balustrade; third floor with pilasters rising from string
course, sash windows, segmental-headed openings on second
floor, linked entablature, zinc canopy with pierced pelmet to
first floor French casements, wrought-iron balustrade to
balcony carried on shaped brackets, square-headed sash windows
ground floors, original blind boxes to all sash windows,
entrance third bay left; fanlight, panelled double doors,
half-glazed with ornamental grill approached by flight of
steps with cast-iron railing. Long 5-bay right return with
lively detailing including oriel balcony with recessed
arched-head opening surmounted by ornamental gable with

Listing NGR: TQ2899204400

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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