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2-9, KING'S MEWS (See details for further address information)

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8272 / 50°49'38"N

Longitude: -0.1698 / 0°10'11"W

OS Eastings: 528992

OS Northings: 104672

OS Grid: TQ289046

Mapcode National: GBR JP2.5VN

Mapcode Global: FRA B6JX.9N4

Entry Name: 2-9, KING'S MEWS (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 2 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187593

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365639

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

TQ2804NE THIRD AVENUE
579-1/17/121 (East side)
(Consecutive)
2-9 King's Mews

GV II

Includes: No.35 THIRD AVENUE.
Mews, now dwellings over garages. c1883, altered early C20.
Yellow stock bricks, brick quoins and moulded brick and stone
dressings, slate and bitumen covered hipped slate roofs with
overhanging eaves carried on bracket cornices, tall brick
stacks with moulded caps rising from eaves on facade, flanking
first floor window to each block. U-plan, entrance to yard
closed by archway. (No.1 King's Mews is known as No.35 Third
Avenue.)
The entrance blocks were originally identical and the southern
block is the least altered; 2 storeys, 3 bays, central first
floor window, renewed with mid C20 metal oriel below gable
top, ground floor 3-bay segmental headed blind arcade with
keystone and continuous entablature; northern range with
original first floor window and inserted early C20 many paned
sash windows in northern 2 bays, half-glazed door adjoining.
Blocks linked by 2-storey scroll-headed archway, moulded
cornice and string, decorative brick panels at first floor
level, quoins and moulded entablature to round arched opening,
inserted C20 doorway right. Some original sash windows and
doors survive in the mews.
This is the only mews block with an archway entrance and it
seems unlikely that any of the other mews were originally
built with such an imposing entranceway.


Listing NGR: TQ2899204672

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