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St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex: view of the west end of the marina, Victoria House and St Leonard's Church

RIBA Ref No RIBA31490
Architect/DesignerBurton, James (1761-1837)
Artist/PhotographerFoulon, John (c. 1794-c. 1882)
CountryUK: England
CitySt Leonards on Sea
Subject Date1830
Image Date1830
Library ReferenceSUSSEX2/1/1
Colour InfoColour
CreditRIBA Collections
SubjectSeaside architecture ; Terraces ; Churches ; Housing ; Boats ; At Home in Britain: Terraced Houses
NOTES: The church seen here is the parish church of St Leonard's, designed by James Burton (1834). It was replaced in 1961 by a church designed by Giles and Adrian Gilbert Scott following the destruction of the original building in 1944. The print was probably made around 1835 or 1836 following Princess Victoria's stay with her mother in 1834-1835. The house they stayed in, 57 Marina (the smaller building with four pairs of columns at first floor level), was renamed Victoria House after they left and now known as Crown House. For an uncoloured version of this print see RIBA85136.

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