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Latitude: 50.8513 / 50°51'4"N
Longitude: 0.5534 / 0°33'12"E
OS Eastings: 579830
OS Northings: 108861
OS Grid: TQ798088
Mapcode National: GBR PX9.GQV
Mapcode Global: FRA D61V.9F2
Entry Name: 5 and 6, West Ascent
Listing Date: 14 September 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1353241
English Heritage Legacy ID: 294130
Location: Hastings, East Sussex, TN38
County: East Sussex
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
Nos 5 and 6
TQ 7908 NE 10/199A
Circa 1830 by James Burton. These 2 houses are part of the original lay-out of
St Leonards by James Burton. They are a pair built as one composition and with
No 4 adjoining are all that remains of this small terrace since Nos 1 and 2 and
part of No 3 were demolished by a bomb during war. 3 storeys and semi-basement
with area. 1:3:1 windows. Stuccoed. Cornice above 1st floor. Cornice and parapet
above 2nd floor. Square bay windows to ground floor and basement. The lst floor
windows above these are in moulded architraves. Between the latter are 3 narrow
round-headed windows the centre one blind all with semi-circular tympana. Ditto
on the 2nd floor except that the outer windows are not in architraves but in reveals.
Sashes, the glazing bars missing. Joint porch with rusticated pilasters and elliptical
arch, projecting cornice and parapet, and semi-circular traceried fanlights, and
cast iron hand-rail up steps. Stuccoed balustrade to areas.
Nos 4 to 6 (consec) form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ7983308864
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