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Beach House, Worthing

Description: Beach House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 August 1948
English Heritage Building ID: 302230

OS Grid Reference: TQ1544902653
OS Grid Coordinates: 515449, 102653
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8119, -0.3627

Location: 97 A259, Worthing, West Sussex BN11 3ED

Locality: Worthing
Local Authority: Worthing Borough Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN11 3ED

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Beach House

TQ 1502 NW 5/19 3.8.48.
1820 by J B Rebecca. Originally called Marino Mansion. 2 storeys, attic and basement.
3 windows. Stuccoed. Cornice and parapet. The central portion projects slightly
with a pediment over. Windows in frames, the central one with entablature over.
Porch in 3 sections with Doric pilasters. The south front has a curved bay of 3
windows with parapet over and Venetian shutters on the 1st floor. The east front
of 1 window is also curved and has a projection on the ground floor. There is a
later addition of 2 windows to the west. Edward Knoblock, Dramatist, lived here
for some years and added the "Regency" internal decoration.

Listing NGR: TQ1544902653

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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