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79, the Drive

A Grade II Listed Building in Brighton and Hove, The City of Brighton and Hove

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Latitude: 50.8324 / 50°49'56"N

Longitude: -0.1677 / 0°10'3"W

OS Eastings: 529132

OS Northings: 105250

OS Grid: TQ291052

Mapcode National: GBR JNX.LG0

Mapcode Global: FRA B6JW.Y86

Entry Name: 79, the Drive

Listing Date: 2 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209825

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365636

Location: Brighton and Hove, BN3

County: The City of Brighton and Hove

Electoral Ward/Division: Goldsmid

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


579-1/15/119 (West side)


House. 1888-1890. Architect H.B.Measures, builder William
Willett. Queen Anne Revival style. Red brick, terracotta
detailing, applied timber-framing and tile-hanging to
bargeboarded gable ends, left gable-end half-hipped, hipped
roof to oriel over entrance, tall polygonal stack with moulded
cap rising from eaves centre, simpler stacks rising on
returns. Plan: single-fronted. 3 storeys plus attic, 1:1 bays;
mixed fenestration, chamfered mullions to windows, many paned
sash windows to hipped dormer centre, also in tall gable end
right, second floor window right gives acess to balcony with
balustrade over 2-storey canted bay, half-hipped gable left
with 2 small many paned sash windows, oriel with sidelights to
first floor, rectangular unglazed openings to segmental-headed
recessed porch, door renewed. The 1898 street directory for
Hove lists this property as the Willett Estate Office.

Listing NGR: TQ2913205250

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