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Shelter Opposite Marine Square

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8173 / 50°49'2"N

Longitude: -0.1221 / 0°7'19"W

OS Eastings: 532381

OS Northings: 103655

OS Grid: TQ323036

Mapcode National: GBR JP4.RY1

Mapcode Global: FRA B6MY.46T

Entry Name: Shelter Opposite Marine Square

Listing Date: 26 August 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1381757

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482121

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

TQ3203NW MARINE PARADE
577-1/48/480 (South side)
Shelter opposite Marine Square

GV II

Promenade shelter. c1883-7. Cast-iron and wood, roof of metal.
The shelter consists of 6 cast-iron columns with 4 brackets
attached to their upper parts; the 2 inner columns are set
closer together so that their brackets touch, forming a round
arch; the brackets have openwork spandrels. Between these
columns, the shelter is framed up with tongue-and-groove
panelling to a height of about 3 feet and then with glazed
panels above, the glazing renewed. Wooden benches possibly of
a date with the shelter fill the spaces between the columns, 2
to each side, facing north and south, and there are additional
smaller seats on brackets at either end, facing east and west.
The underside of the roof is panelled, the roof itself hipped
with louvred gablets.
(Carder T: The Encyclopaedia of Brighton: Lewes: 1990-).


Listing NGR: TQ3238103655

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