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Nos 33-42 and Attached Railings

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

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Latitude: 50.8238 / 50°49'25"N

Longitude: -0.1622 / 0°9'43"W

OS Eastings: 529539

OS Northings: 104306

OS Grid: TQ295043

Mapcode National: GBR JP3.7TN

Mapcode Global: FRA B6KX.DNK

Plus Code: 9C2XRRFQ+G4

Entry Name: Nos 33-42 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 24 March 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204856

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365503

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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Listing Text


579-1/23/25 Nos.33-42 (Consecutive)
24/03/50 and attached railings


Terrace of dwellings, now flats and hotel. 1824-8, glazing
bars renewed and terrace restored late C20. Architects Amon
Wilds and C.A.Busby. Stucco over brick, roof concealed behind
parapet balustrade. 4 storeys over basement, 3-window frontage
to each unit. Rusticated ground floor, continuous cast-iron
balcony to first floor, giant pilasters with Corinthian
capitals carrying entablature, pilasters carrying eaves
cornice above. Third floor 6-pane sash windows, second floor
12-pane sash windows, first floor 18-pane and ground floor
12-pane; entrances approached by short flights of steps with
cast-iron railings returned to street frontage; fanlights and
2x5 panel doors. Left return of 6 bays onto Holland Road;
parapet balustrade continued over 3 blind windows and 3
full-height bow fronts with sash windows and 1980's
flat-roofed enclosed pilaster porch to No.42 (the Alexandra
Hotel). Right return onto Lansdowne Place with portico
entrance to No.33. Prince Metternich, the Austrian chancellor,
resided at No.42 from September 1848 to April 1849; this visit
is comemmorated by a plaque on the building.

Listing NGR: TQ2952904308

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

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