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Shelter Opposite the End of Eaton Place

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

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Latitude: 50.8163 / 50°48'58"N

Longitude: -0.117 / 0°7'1"W

OS Eastings: 532745

OS Northings: 103553

OS Grid: TQ327035

Mapcode National: GBR KQH.M8K

Mapcode Global: FRA B6NY.08C

Entry Name: Shelter Opposite the End of Eaton Place

Listing Date: 26 August 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1381758

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482122

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


577-1/49/428 (South side)
Shelter opposite the end of Eaton


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: TQ3274503553

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