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© Miss Esther Harbour

IoE Number: 365503
Location: NOS 33-42 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 33-42 BRUNSWICK TERRACE
  HOVE, BRIGHTON AND HOVE, EAST SUSSEX
Photographer: Miss Esther Harbour
Date Photographed: 01 August 2004
Date listed: 24 March 1950
Date of last amendment: 24 March 1950
Grade I

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HOVETQ2904SEBRUNSWICK TERRACE579-1/23/25Nos.33-42 (Consecutive)

HOVE TQ2904SE BRUNSWICK TERRACE 579-1/23/25 Nos.33-42 (Consecutive) 24/03/50 and attached railings GV I Terrace of dwellings, now flats and hotel. 1824-8, glazing bars renewed and terrace restored late C20. Architects Amon Wilds and C.A.Busby. Stucco over brick, roof concealed behind parapet balustrade. 4 storeys over basement, 3-window frontage to each unit. Rusticated ground floor, continuous cast-iron balcony to first floor, giant pilasters with Corinthian capitals carrying entablature, pilasters carrying eaves cornice above. Third floor 6-pane sash windows, second floor 12-pane sash windows, first floor 18-pane and ground floor 12-pane; entrances approached by short flights of steps with cast-iron railings returned to street frontage; fanlights and 2x5 panel doors. Left return of 6 bays onto Holland Road; parapet balustrade continued over 3 blind windows and 3 full-height bow fronts with sash windows and 1980's flat-roofed enclosed pilaster porch to No.42 (the Alexandra Hotel). Right return onto Lansdowne Place with portico entrance to No.33. Prince Metternich, the Austrian chancellor, resided at No.42 from September 1848 to April 1849; this visit is comemmorated by a plaque on the building.

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