© Ms Mary Allison
NOS 20-38 AND ATTACHED WALLS AND RAILINGS, 20-38 ADELAIDE CRESCENT (west side)
HOVE, BRIGHTON AND HOVE, EAST SUSSEX
Ms Mary Allison
16 August 2004
24 March 1950
Date of last amendment:
02 November 1992
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TQ2904SW ADELAIDE CRESCENT
579-1/22/2 (West side)
24/03/50 Nos.20-38 (Consecutive)
and attached walls and railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Terrace forming one of 2 sides of Crescent. Designed 1830 by
Decimus Burton but this range erected 1850-60 to a different
ground plan with simplified detailing for the original
developer, Isaac Lyon Goldsmid. Stucco over brick, modillion
eaves cornice and moulded strings, rusticated ground floors
and slate roofs. Cyma curve in plan on sloping site, returned
to south with Nos 35-38, No.20 abutting Nos.18-30 Palmeira
Mansions (qv) to north. 5 storeys over basement, 3-window
frontages, square-head windows except to ground floor where
round-headed, mixed fenestration, mainly sash windows without
glazing bars, French casements to first floor windows,
cast-iron balconies continued around flat roofed pilaster
porches, fanlights and sidelights to half-glazed doors.
Cast-iron railings returned from entrances along street
frontage with gates to areas.
(Dale A: Fashionable Brighton 1820-1860: 1947-).