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Nelson Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hastings, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8579 / 50°51'28"N

Longitude: 0.5918 / 0°35'30"E

OS Eastings: 582509

OS Northings: 109682

OS Grid: TQ825096

Mapcode National: GBR QYP.0FY

Mapcode Global: FRA D64T.SGN

Entry Name: Nelson Buildings

Listing Date: 19 January 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293920

Location: Hastings, East Sussex, TN34

County: East Sussex

District: Hastings

Town: Hastings

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Hastings

Built-Up Area: Hastings

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Hastings St Clement and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
5204
(North West Side)
Nos 78 to 81 (consec)
(Nelson Buildings)

TQ 8209 NE 8/30 19.1.51.
II GV
2.
Date 1815-20. A group of 4 houses designed as one building. 4 storeys, half-basement
and attic. Stucco, painted. Wide projecting eaves, supported on coupled consoles.
Half H plan, with slightly projecting wings. Hipped tiled roof, flat roofed attic
dormers with sashes. All sashes with original glazing bars, with keyblocks to
1st and 2nd floor windows, except No 78 in left hand wing which has been refaced
with cement and has later 3-storeyed splayed bay window. No 81 in right-hand wing
has shallow bow window with 3-light sashes on 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors. 1st floor
has cast iron balconies and a bust of Nelson in small niche in centre. Ground
floor: No 79 has railings to basement and original doorway with entablature, pilasters,
panelled reveals and door, traceried rectangular fanlight containing lamp. No
78 has later C19 shop front with narrow pilasters and cornice. No 80 has Victorian
shop front with high fascia and blind case. No 81 has original shop front with
pilasters, and plate glass.

All the listed buildings in the High Street up to and including No 118
form a group.


Listing NGR: TQ8250909682

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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