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IoE Number: 365479
Location: NOS 20-38 AND ATTACHED WALLS AND RAILINGS, 20-38 ADELAIDE CRESCENT (west side)
  HOVE, BRIGHTON AND HOVE, EAST SUSSEX
Photographer: Ms Mary Allison
Date Photographed: 16 August 2004
Date listed: 24 March 1950
Date of last amendment: 02 November 1992
Grade II*

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HOVE TQ2904SW ADELAIDE CRESCENT 579-1/22/2 (West side) 24/03/50 Nos.20-38 (Consecutive) and attached walls and railings (Formerly Listed as: ADELAIDE CRESCENT Nos.1-38 (Consecutive)) GV II* 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-).

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