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Devonshire Park Theatre

A Grade II Listed Building in Eastbourne, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7632 / 50°45'47"N

Longitude: 0.2849 / 0°17'5"E

OS Eastings: 561239

OS Northings: 98446

OS Grid: TV612984

Mapcode National: GBR MVG.0VP

Mapcode Global: FRA C7H2.6TR

Entry Name: Devonshire Park Theatre

Listing Date: 3 July 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1043618

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293626

Location: Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21

County: East Sussex

District: Eastbourne

Town: Eastbourne

District Council Ward: Meads

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Eastbourne All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

COMPTON STREET
1.
1065
Devonshire Park Theatre
TV 6098 7/100

II

2.
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

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