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© Mr Glyn Edmunds EFIAP,AMPA,ARPS

IoE Number: 482002
Location: 131 KING'S ROAD (north side)
  BRIGHTON, BRIGHTON AND HOVE, EAST SUSSEX
Photographer: Mr Glyn Edmunds EFIAP,AMPA,ARPS
Date Photographed: 01 October 2004
Date listed: 13 October 1952
Date of last amendment: 26 August 1999
Grade II*

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BRIGHTON TQ3004SW KING'S ROAD 577-1/38/353 (North side) 13/10/52 No.131 (Formerly Listed as: REGENCY SQUARE No.1 St Albans House) GV II* Terraced house, part of the ground floor altered to a shop or restaurant. 1828-30, the ground floor alteration of c1900. By Amon Henry Wilds for the Duke and Duchess of St Albans. Stucco, roof of slate so far as visible. EXTERIOR: 5 storeys over basement, 3-window range to King's Road, 5-window range to Regency Square. Round-arched entrance to left in King's Road of c1900: partly fluted engaged columns on raised bases carrying a round arch with Gibbs surround, double panelled doors, dentil cornice and fanlight; small decorative scrolled pediment above and a panel lettered 'ST ALBANS'; restaurant front to both King's Road and Regency Square: slim cast-iron columns with foliage and fluted ornament supporting elliptical and flattened elliptical arches, fascia and modillion cornice with cast-iron railings above forming first-floor balcony. In King's Road the upper floors have flat-arched windows throughout; 3-window segmental bay to right, one window to left; first-floor windows with architrave and floating cornice, second floor with architrave only; storey band; third floor architrave only; dentil cornice; attic storey has windows in round-arched architraves, the tympanum filled with shell ornament; cornice and blocking course. Regency Square has full-height segmental bay to right, of 3-window range, and 2 blank windows to left to all floors; ground floor of bay rusticated; balcony to first floor of bay, otherwise detailing as for King's Road; side stacks. INTERIOR: not inspected.

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