Monday, 15 December 2008

Beach huts

There are several stretches of brightly-painted beach huts along Hove seafront - these ones border Hove Lawns at the end of Grand Avenue.


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Jilly said...

When I was a child we used to rent a beach hut. I don't remember them as close together as this - or so smart. I read somewhere they cost a fortune nowadays. I think there used to be a lottery as to who lot one to rent as more people wanted them that were available.

mkhansen said...

The contrast between the gaily- colored beach huts and the buildings behind them is really striking.

peri said...

Don't know if this still occurs but the beach huts were controlled (rented out/cared for) by one man who was known to all as 'Bernie the Beach Hut'. He had the monopoly on the whole beach hut scene!

Lovely photo - the Hove ones are so much prettier than the ones down my end of Brighton coast.

Helen said...

My daughter is renting in Hove on the Kingsway and on a recent visit I was very impressed with the beach huts. So smart and colourful. Shame there are none for rent or up for sale.