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Western Colonnade

A Grade II Listed Building in Hastings, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.851 / 50°51'3"N

Longitude: 0.5534 / 0°33'12"E

OS Eastings: 579832

OS Northings: 108823

OS Grid: TQ798088

Mapcode National: GBR PX9.GQY

Mapcode Global: FRA D61V.HD4

Entry Name: Western Colonnade

Listing Date: 19 January 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1353238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293991

Location: Hastings, East Sussex, TN38

County: East Sussex

District: Hastings

Town: Hastings

Electoral Ward/Division: Central St Leonards

Built-Up Area: Hastings

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: St Leonards-on-Sea St Leonard and St Ethelburga

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

St Leonards
Nos 48 to 53 (consec)
(Western Colonnade)
TQ 7908 10/197 19.1.51.
1828 by James Burton. One of a pair of terraces with Eastern Colonnade, on either
side of the Royal Victoria Hotel. Painted stucco, ground floor rusticated. 4 storeys.
Doric colonnade runs along and projects forward from whole lower storey, forming
arcade below and terrace above. Cornice runs whole length between 2nd and 3rd
floors. Central frontispiece of 6 engaged Ionic pillars, flanked by a run of 8
windows, and terminated at either end by slightly projecting pavilions of 3 windows
width, divided by pilasters, the right-hand end (Nos 54, 55 and 56) has been demolished.
Details of cornice, parapet, window architraves and etc, stucco. Sashes with nearly
all of original glazing bars missing. Only Nos 48 and 49 have shop fronts which
are modern. Part of James Burton's design for St Leonards.

Nos 36 to 44 (consec) and No 40A (Eastern Colonnade), Royal Victoria Hotel,
Nos 48 to 53 (consec) (Western Colonnade), No 57 and Nos 60 to 62 (consec)
form a group, of which Nos 60, 61 and 62 are of local interest only.

Listing NGR: TQ7983208823

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

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