St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex: perspective looking to the sea

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RIBApix ref no RIBA83087
CountryUK: England
CitySt Leonards on Sea
Subject Date1840
Image Date1840
Library ReferenceSC182/104(1)
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: James Burton, architect and builder, bought land to create a seaside resort near Hastings and began planning it in 1826. Following his death his son, the architect Decimus Burton, continued the development.

Subject tags

town planning, seaside architecture, new towns