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73, the Drive

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

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Latitude: 50.832 / 50°49'55"N

Longitude: -0.1677 / 0°10'3"W

OS Eastings: 529127

OS Northings: 105204

OS Grid: TQ291052

Mapcode National: GBR JNX.LG5

Mapcode Global: FRA B6JW.Y72

Entry Name: 73, the Drive

Listing Date: 2 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365632

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


579-1/15/116 (West side)


House. 1888-1890. Architect H.B.Measures, builder William
Willett. Flemish style. Red brick, terracotta detailing, eaves
cornice with garlanded frieze, steeply pitched hipped clay
tile roof, polygonal stack rising from eaves level on centre
of facade, other stacks rising on returns. Plan:
single-fronted. Three storeys with attic, 1:1 bays, mixed
fenestration, many paned upper lights to first floor sash
windows with bottle glass, small flat roofed many paned dormer
window centre, very tall shaped gable with dragon finials
rising right with 3 windows opening on to rebuilt balcony of
2-storey canted bay, lower shaped gable to left carried on
full height pilasters, recessed centre and arched-head window
with many panes, 2 windows below in first floor above
pedimented pilaster porch with 2-bay unlit opening over
segmental-headed entrance, panelled door on right return.

Listing NGR: TQ2912205204

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

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