© Mr Robin Earl LRPS
1-14 PARK CRESCENT
WORTHING, WORTHING, WEST SUSSEX
Mr Robin Earl LRPS
07 January 2001
11 October 1949
Date of last amendment:
11 October 2049
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Nos 1 to 14 (consec)
TQ 1402 NW 1/26 11.10.49.
1829-1830. Amon Henry Wilds Architect. 3 storeys. 3 windows each. Stuccoed.
The houses are built in 3s. Each centre house projects with pilasters from ground
to 1st floor having Corinthian capitals with honeysuckle leaves in the centre of
them, entablature above with garland ornamentation to the frieze, then 2nd storey
with small plain pilasters, round-headed windows and pediment above. The outer houses
have only a stringcourse above the ground floor, cornice above 1st floor with garland
ornamentation in frieze and a castellation effect to form a sort of balustrade in
front of 2nd floor windows. The outside window of these outer houses is set back
and on the ground floor there are pairs of porches with caryatid columns and balcony
above. Some of these balconies have been glazed. Some of the houses have had iron
balconies added. Windows in frames, the ground floor ones with entablatures over,
those in the central houses with semi-circular panels over them. Some glazing bars
missing. Rectangular fanlights to all doors.
Nos 1 to 14 (consec) and the gateway and lodges form a group with Beechwood Hall.