The old Hanningtons Department store, south aspect.
Opened in 1808, known as the Harrods of Brighton.
Services and products included :
Haberdashers, Woollen and Linen Drapers, Carpet and Furniture Warehousemen, Family and General Mourning [Clothes], Undertakers, House and Estate Agents,and Auctioneers.
Finally closed in 2001.
Number 42 East Street (architect: Henry Jarvis) is grade II listed.