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Nos 42 and 43 Including Walls and Piers Fronting Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Central Hove, The City of Brighton and Hove

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8254 / 50°49'31"N

Longitude: -0.174 / 0°10'26"W

OS Eastings: 528705

OS Northings: 104466

OS Grid: TQ287044

Mapcode National: GBR JP2.4V5

Mapcode Global: FRA B6JX.G15

Entry Name: Nos 42 and 43 Including Walls and Piers Fronting Road

Listing Date: 2 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187578

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365597

Location: Brighton and Hove, BN3

County: The City of Brighton and Hove

Electoral Ward/Division: Central Hove

Built-Up Area: Brighton and Hove

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Hove All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


HOVE

TQ2804SE MEDINA VILLAS
579-1/21/95 (East side)
Nos.42 AND 43
including walls and piers fronting
road

II

Semi-detached villa. c1852, refenestrated late C19. Probably
by F.D.Bannister. Jacobethan style.
Red brick with diaper pattern, painted quoins distinguish
wings and window openings, painted plinth, slate roof with
cross gables, coped verges, external stacks with tall clusters
of 6 ornamental chimney pots on brick plinths with quoins.
Probably H-plan; semi-detached villa with entrances on returns
of slightly projecting wings.
2 storeys over basement plus attic, 1:2:1 bays, attic
casements with one horizontal glazing bar, others sash windows
without glazing bars, shaped gables with finials and kneelers
to wings, more ornamental gables with finials to two 2-light
attic dormers rising from eaves, 2-light windows gable ends,
2-storey canted bays with ornamental frieze and decorative
string of quatrefoils, some rebuilding to roofline of right
hand bay (No.43), central mullions with hoodmoulds forming 2
narrow windows to central bays on both storeys; centre range
two 2-light with central mullion linked by continuous
hoodmould.
Left return (No.42): full-height projecting gable wing right,
entrance centre, external stack right, 2-light window in gable
end, 3-light below and single storey canted bay on ground
floor; entrance to left via porch with shaped gable and
finial, cambered head opening, recessed door, 2-light window
above, small 2-light window in shaped gabled dormer with
finial; large external stack right, tall chimneypots removed.
Similar right return (No.43) but gable of porch and finial to
east gable missing.
Low wall fronting road, brick with moulded coping, octagonal
gatepiers and moulded coping, central pier at junction with
wall returned to building.
F.D.Bannister, the architect responsible for much of Upper
Cliftonville, as this area was known, was resident at No 42 in
1856.
(Middleton J: A History of Hove: 1979-).


Listing NGR: TQ2870504466

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