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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: 1380048



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


District: The City of Brighton and Hove

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Oct-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 479522

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TQ3004SE CANNON PLACE 577-1/39/106 (West side) 13/10/52 Nos.31 AND 32


Terraced houses, No.31 now incorporating the frontage, in St Margaret's Place, of the former Royal Newburgh Assembly Rooms, of c1833, designed by Amon Wilds and Charles Augustine Busby for Charles Wright, a bookseller and librarian. Stucco, roofs obscured by parapet. EXTERIOR: 4 storeys over basement, one-window range to Cannon Place, 7-window range to St Margaret's Place. In Cannon Place, No.32 has a flat-arched entrance in outer bay with overlight; all windows flat-arched; full-height segmental bay with tripartite windows, bracketed balcony to first floor, principal cornice to second floor, secondary cornice to third floor; parapet. The Cannon Place front of No.31 is similar but with the segmental bay only. In St Margaret's Place: portico to 3 central bays; outer antae, the capitals decorated with palmette ornament, inner engaged columns with capitals of acanthus and palm leaf ornament, entablature and pediment with dentil cornice; flat-arched entrance with architrave, cornice and storey band over; all windows flat-arched; first floor windows with architraves, others without; cornice and blocking course. INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3055104179

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30551 04179


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