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East Hill House, Hastings

Description: East Hill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 294082

OS Grid Reference: TQ8267809578
OS Grid Coordinates: 582678, 109578
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8569, 0.5941

Location: Tackleway, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 3DE

Locality: Hastings
Local Authority: Hastings Borough Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN34 3DE

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Listing Text

No 13
(East Hill House)
TQ 8209 NE 8/83 19.1.51.
Late C18/early C19. The east front facing street is of less interest: stuccoed,
parapet, 3 storeys, 3 windows, irregular, sashes mostly with glazing bars, Victorian
area railings, plaque inscribed "HRH The Duke of Sussex with Lady Augusta Murray
and Colonel D'Este resided here in the summer of 1794". A better west elevation
overlooking town: stuccoed, parapet, new tiled roof, 4 storeys, 3 windows, 2 full-height
4-storey segmental bowed bays of 3-light sashes, glazing bars intact throughout.
1st floor doorway between and up 12 steps (with plain but original iron railings)
as the level of the ground is higher on the east side then on the west. This doorway
has fluted Ionic pilasters, modillion pediment and pulvinated frieze, rectangular
fanlight with intersecting glazing bars, and 6-panel door. Central sash windows
on floors above.

Nos 1 to 13 (consec) form a group, of which Nos 1 to 6 and Nos 9 to 12 are of
local interest only.

Listing NGR: TQ8267809578

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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