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IoE Number: 481022
Location: NUMBERS 33-48 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 33-48 PARK CRESCENT (east side)
Photographer: Mr Peter Keeble
Date Photographed: 03 July 2007
Date listed: 24 July 1969
Date of last amendment: 26 August 1999
Grade II*

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BRIGHTON TQ3105SE PARK CRESCENT 577-1/28/649 (East side) 24/07/69 Nos.33-48 (Consecutive) and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: PARK CRESCENT Nos 1-23 (consec), Nos 27-48 (consec)) GV II* Terraced houses. Built over several years from 1849. By Amon Henry Wilds. These houses form the eastern, 2-storey range of Park Crescent, matching the western, 2-storey range at Nos 1-16 (qv). Stucco, roofs of slate. EXTERIOR: 2 and 3 storeys, 3 windows each. The standard design is: entrance bay slightly set back with that of the adjoining house; flat-arched entrance with moulded architrave, moulded cornice, overlight and panelled door of original design; quoins between entrance bay and the rest; all windows flat-arched with moulded architraves, the middle window on the first floor blank; sashes generally of original design, 4/4 on the ground floor and 2/2 on the first; console brackets to eaves with frieze of wreaths between; deep eaves; stacks generally to party walls; the 3-storey 'tower' on the garden front is visible above the roof with console brackets, wreathed frieze and pedimented gable. Cast-iron railings to area with spearhead finials. Features of note on individual houses are: on Nos 33, 37 the central first-floor window is not blocked; Nos 33, 37, 40, 42, 43 and 46-8 have flat-arched dormers; No.34 lacks console brackets; Nos 39-41 have sashes with margin lights to ground floor; No.42 has a small window inserted in place of first-floor central window; No.46 has upper panel of door glazed; the entrance bay of No.48 is on the left-hand return, and this last house has 2 windows to Park Crescent proper, then a chamfered corner with 2 blank windows; then 2 narrow windows; then a projecting hipped entrance bay with a flat-arched doorcase with side and overlights between antae; flat-arched window above and quoins to sides; the bracketed eaves continue round; west of this a 3-storey tower matching that to No.1 Park Crescent (qv). INTERIOR: not inspected. (Carder T: The Encyclopaedia of Brighton: Lewes: 1990-).

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