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Number 23-29 and Attached Railings

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8176 / 50°49'3"N

Longitude: -0.1147 / 0°6'52"W

OS Eastings: 532902

OS Northings: 103697

OS Grid: TQ329036

Mapcode National: GBR KQH.MTP

Mapcode Global: FRA B6NY.14H

Entry Name: Number 23-29 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 20 August 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1380255

English Heritage Legacy ID: 480052

Location: Brighton and Hove, BN2

County: The City of Brighton and Hove

Electoral Ward/Division: East Brighton

Built-Up Area: Brighton and Hove

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Brighton St George with St Anne and St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


BRIGHTON

TQ3203NE CHICHESTER PLACE
577-1/49/142 (West side)
20/08/71 Nos.23-29 (Odd)
and attached railings

II

Terraced houses. c1845. Built by Thomas Cubitt. Stucco. Roof
obscured by parapet.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys over basement. Nos 23 and 25 three windows
each; Nos 27 and 29 two windows each. The elevations of Nos 23
and 25 are treated as full-height and nearly full-width
segmental bays, the entrances paired but at different levels
to accommodate the street's change in elevation. Their
entrances are flat arched, framed by Tuscan pilasters and
entablature, with 2 ground-floor windows to the side. The
windows to all 4 units are flat arched; those to Nos 23 and 25
have projecting sills. Each unit has a first-floor balcony,
segmental in plan, with cast-iron railings and brackets;
French doors open out onto this balcony. The centre,
second-floor window in each is blocked. Cornice to second
floors. Although the design of Nos 23 and 25 is not similar to
that of Nos 27 and 29, the cornice of No.25 is continuous with
that of No.27, which has a round-arched entrance with
fanlight. To the left this entrance is a single-storey canted
bay with tripartite windows and Tuscan pilasters at the
corners and responds; cornice and blocking course; the bay
windows have quadrant corners. No.25 has a first-floor
balcony, rectangular in plan, with cast-iron railings and
brackets identical to those on Nos 23 and 25. There is a low
wing connecting Nos 27 and 29. The latter has a flat-arched
entrance with overlight, to the right of which is a
rectangular bay with Tuscan pilasters and windows with
quadrant corners. The first-floor balcony railings date from
the C20. First- and second-floor windows have architraves and
sashes of original design: 8/12 and 4/4 respectively. Cornice
and parapet above. Stacks to party walls.
INTERIOR: not inspected. Railings to stairs, entrances and
areas.

Listing NGR: TQ3290203697

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