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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1352840



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: East Sussex

District: Rother

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 28-Jan-1971

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 292006

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/09/2016

TQ 70 NW 5/71

MARINA The De La Warr Pavilion


I Built in 1936. Architects Mendelsohn and Chermayeff, and engineer Felix Samuely. It was on Samuely's advice that the design was changed from a concrete frame to become the first public welded-steel building in Britain. Large building in 2 sections with 2-storeyed east wing and assembly hall to the west. Rendered walls with parapet to flat roof. East wing fully glazed on south side with cantilevered iron-railed balconies continued round the projecting bow at the junction of the assembly hall, which has largely plain elevations without windows. Rear has strip windows and continuous glazing to ground storey of hall. West end has 2 large staircase windows flanking higher centre. Large cantilevered bar window above central entrance on north side. Ground storey piers to south elevation now faced with ceramic tiles.

Listing NGR: TQ7411407134

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National Grid Reference: TQ 74114 07134


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