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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: 1381580



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

County District District Type Parish
The City of Brighton and HoveUnitary 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: 481942

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TQ3004SW MONTPELIER ROAD 577-1/38/540 (West side) 13/10/52 Nos.36-42 (Consecutive) and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: MONTPELIER ROAD Nos.36-41 (Consecutive)) (Formerly Listed as: MONTPELIER ROAD No.42)


Terraced houses. c1825. No.42 by Amon Wilds and Charles Augustine Busby, the rest possibly so. Stucco, white brick, roof of Welsh slate to Nos 36, 38-9, 41-2, of asbestos slate to No.37, and of tiles to No.40; the brickwork of No.42 painted. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys over basement, 2-window range. The house-fronts consist of full-height, and almost full width, segmental bays. Basement and ground floor stuccoed and in places scored as ashlar. Round-arched entrance (altered to flat-arched on No.38), flanked by simple Doric engaged columns supporting a slightly projecting and entirely plain 'entablature', the columns missing on Nos 36 and 42. All windows flat-arched; those to first and second floors with heads of gauged brick; continuous bracketed balconies with cast-iron balustrades to first-floor windows on Nos 36-39; Nos 40-41 have individual shallow cast-iron balconies; No.42 has a balcony carried on 4 panelled and tapering columns, with cast-iron balustrade and coved and scalloped awning; Nos 41 and 42 retain sashes of original design; cornice and blocking course; stacks to party walls. INTERIOR: not inspected. Cast-iron railings to steps and garden fronts with spearhead finials, probably much renewed; garden walls of brick and cobbles to Nos 39 and 41-42. Nos 36-41 (consec) were listed on 20.8.71.

Listing NGR: TQ3020204498

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30202 04498


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