This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TQ2905SW WESTERN ESPLANADE 579-1/5/137 Shelter at TQ 270 045
Seafront shelter. Mid C19, reseated and restored late C20. Built by Hove Corporation. Painted cast-iron with glazed panels. Plan: angular U-plan ends to central spine. Single storey, flat roof concealed behind parapet pierced with quatrefoil decoration and carrying ball finials, decorative cornice to deep overhanging eaves carried on shaped brackets springing from cast-iron columns, dado panels with relief decoration in the form of a ship - symbol of Hove. Mullions between columns sustain frosted glass panels. Late C20 slated benches. One of a good group of seafront shelters.
Listing NGR: TQ2700004500
© Ms Mary Allison. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Allison, Mary
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Cast Iron, Glass, Georgian Shelter, Victorian Unassigned, Structure