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Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne

Description: Devonshire Park Theatre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 293626

OS Grid Reference: TV6123998446
OS Grid Coordinates: 561239, 98446
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7632, 0.2849

Location: Compton Street, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 4BW

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

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Listing Text

Devonshire Park Theatre
TV 6098 7/100


1884, by Henry Currey, the interior considerably remodelled by Frank Matcham in 1903.
Rendered Italianate front;slate roofs. Front flanked by four storey tower with
quoins, arcaded top storeys and pyramid lead roofs. Entrance between with
pediment over. Domed foyer possibly by Matcham. Auditorium with gallery and
grand tier. Good plasterwork to gallery fronts and saucer dome. Proscenuim
arch on giant brackets, an unusual touch. Apparently unaltered since 1903.

Listing NGR: TV6123998446

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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