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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: 1380613



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: 26-Aug-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 480936

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TQ3004NE NORTH ROAD 577-1/32/734 (South side) 13/10/52 Brighthelm Church and Community Centre (Formerly Listed as: CHURCH STREET The Presbyterian Church)


Formerly known as: Hanover Chapel. Nonconformist chapel. Built as the Hanover Chapel in 1825, and now part of the Brighthelm Church and Community Centre. Stucco, roof obscured by parapet. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys over basement, 4-window range to the principal front. This consists of a centre of 2-window range and 2 outer pedimented bays of one window each flanked by giant Doric pilasters. Flat-arched entrance to each of the outer bays under a prostyle Doric porch with entablature;in the centre a pair of Venetian windows in the Adam manner with Doric engaged columns; storey band running behind pilasters; the first-floor windows are square with eared and shouldered architraves; entablature; pediments to outer bays; parapet raised at the centre with antefixae. Returns of 2-window range to the frontispiece and 4-window range to the body of the church. The church appears to have been very extensively rebuilt when it was incorporated in the Brighthelm Church and Community Centre in 1985-7 and there are no interior features of architectural or historic interest. The listing applies only to the rebuilt chapel.

Listing NGR: TQ3095804561

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30958 04561


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