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Latitude: 50.8398 / 50°50'23"N
Longitude: 0.4859 / 0°29'9"E
OS Eastings: 575125
OS Northings: 107423
OS Grid: TQ751074
Mapcode National: GBR PXD.9N4
Mapcode Global: FRA C6XW.74V
Entry Name: Seafront shelter along De La Warr Road opposite Lionel Road
Listing Date: 15 February 2013
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1413150
Location: Rother, East Sussex, TN40
County: East Sussex
Electoral Ward/Division: Sackville
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Bexhill
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex
Church of England Parish: Bexhill St Barnabas
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
Seafront shelter, early C20.
An early C20 seafront shelter, erected by 1930. The roof was re-tiled in the 1930s or subsequently. Constructed of wood with glazed panels and hipped tiled roof on a concrete base.
It is rectangular on plan, divided into six compartments.
The roof has small end gablets. The eaves overhang and the structure is supported on ten turned wooden posts, two at each end and three along each side, to which are attached the compartment walls. The upper parts of the walls are glazed multi-pane square glazing. The lower parts of the walls are solid wooden panels with moulded dado rails and plinth.
This seafront shelter is one of two adjoining identical shelters along De La Warr Parade. It is not shown on the Third Edition 25 inch Ordnance Survey map of 1909 but appears on the Fourth Edition sheet of 1930.
A seafront shelter on De Le Warr Parade, opposite Lionel Road, is listed at Grade II for the following principal reasons:
* Architectural: mainly of traditional materials and style but glazed panels show an Art Deco influence;
* Degree of Completeness: roof re-tiled probably in 1930s but intact below;
* Group Value: it forms part of a group of four late C19 and early C20 seaside shelters built to three different designs.
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