Description: Eastern Colonnade
Date Listed: 19 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 293989
OS Grid Reference: TQ7997608831
OS Grid Coordinates: 579976, 108831
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8510, 0.5554
Nos 36 to 44 (consec)
formerly listed as
Nos 39 to 47 (consec))
TQ 8008 NW 11/198 19.1.51.
TQ 7908 NE 10/198
1828 by James Burton. One of a pair of terraces with Western Colonnade, on either
side of the Royal Victoria Hotel. Much altered. Early C19. Stuccoed. Parapet
and cornice. 4 storeys. Ground floor projecting Doric colonnade over pavement,
the central 2 columns having been restored. Cornice over 2nd floor in places mutilated
with only 2 remaining of central 6 Ionic engaged columns on 1st and 2nd floors,
4 pilasters to end house (No 44). At the other end No 36 has been cement rendered
and lost all its details. Sash windows in moulded architraves, many have been
altered, Nos 37 and 38 have late C19 embellishments with rusticated 1st floor
architraves, pediments and balustered aprons to 2nd floor windows with modillion
cornices over. Behind the colonnade are modern shop fronts. Slate roofs, some
later attic dormers. Part of James Burton's design for St Leonards.
Nos 36 to 44 (consec) and No 40A (Eastern colonnade), Royal Victoria Hotel,
Nos 48 to 53 (consec) (Western colonnade), No 57 and Nos 60 to 62 (consec)
form a group of which Nos 60, 61 and 62 are of local interest only.
Listing NGR: TQ7997608831
Source: English Heritage
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