Unexecuted design for Queen Adelaide Crescent, Hove, Brighton: aerial perspective

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RIBApix ref no RIBA34650
Architect/DesignerBurton, Decimus (1800-1881)
CountryUK: England
CityBrighton
Subject Date1830
Image Date1830
ViewAerial
StyleRegency
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceDR121/7
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Burton began the construction of the Crescent in 1830 and the first three houses facing the sea on the east side, and seven facing the Crescent, were either fully or partially completed by 1834. Construction then stopped due to a recession and the design seen here was never completed. For a lithographic print of this drawing see RIBA83089.

Subject tags

housing, seaside architecture