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1-6, Howard Square (See Details for Further Address Information), Eastbourne

Description: 1-6, Howard Square (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 293571

OS Grid Reference: TV6136098493
OS Grid Coordinates: 561360, 98493
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7636, 0.2867

Location: Howard Square, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 4BQ

Locality: Eastbourne
Local Authority: Eastbourne Borough Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN21 4BQ

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Listing Text

Nos 1 to 6 (consec) &
Nos 9 to 12 (consec)
TV 6198 7/102


1874. Architect possibly Wallis, agent to the Duke of Devonshire. This
square is very late in date, but is good for its period and is chiefly
noticeable for remaining unspoiled by alterations. Mildly Italianate in
character. 4 storeys and basement with area. 2 3-light windows and 1
narrow window in tile centre to each house. Cemented fronts. Continuous
cornice above ground floor supported by the pilasters of the doorways and
pilasters between the windows or the lights of the windows. Similar
cornice over 1st floor windows, but separate in each house. Ditto
2nd floor with curved or triangular pediments in the centre of it. 3rd
floor windows in architrave surrounds, the centre 1 round-headed. Each
house has a curved bay window of 3 lights from basement to 1st floor with
cornice and balustraded parapet over it.

Listing NGR: TV6136098493

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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