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Brighthelm Church and Community Centre

Monument typeUnited Reformed Church
Listing gradeNL


John Wells Thorpe


Date completed1986


North Road

Local authorityBrighton and Hove


DenominationUnited Reformed

Additional notes

Original site of the Independent Hanover Chapel built in 1825 and later used by the Presbyterian Church between 1844 and 1972. Subsequent development of the four storey purpose built community centre in 1986 in the shell of the Hanover Chapel following a fire.

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