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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: 1380994



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: 481337

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TQ3303SW THE ESPLANADE, Kemp Town 577-1/55/1176 (South side) 13/10/52 Esplanade Cottages (Formerly Listed as: THE ESPLANADE, Kemp Town Esplanade Cottages. Tunnel entrance at Esplanade Cottages)


Former cottages under esplanade. Architect H E Kendall junior. Cement fronted. Classical style. 2 storeys; 4 windows Cornice with modillions and parapet supported on 6 Tuscan pilasters. Four shallow window openings to upper storey, boarded over at time of survey. Ground floor has large round-arched opening in centre flanked by smaller doorways and two round-headed arches, blocked at time of survey. Plinth. Projecting full-height end chimneys which are rusticated with panelled caps. Forms part of a group with the former old Reading Room, the Tunnel entrance and The Temple (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ3319103408

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National Grid Reference: TQ 33191 03408


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