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26, Church Square, Rye

Description: 26, Church Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 291916

OS Grid Reference: TQ9216520256
OS Grid Coordinates: 592165, 120256
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9497, 0.7344

Location: Church Square, Rye, East Sussex TN31 7HE

Locality: Rye
Local Authority: Rother District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN31 7HE

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Listing Text

(South Side)

No 26
TQ 9220 1/11 12.10.51.


A timber-framed house with hipped gable and 1st floor slightly overhanging
on the projecting ends of the floor joists. C16 or earlier. 3 storeys.
1 window. Some of the posts in the lower storeys are original with mortices
for former brackets. The lintel over the ground floor window has quatrefoil
carving. Modern casement windows. Curved braces on each side of 1st floor
window. VCH says that the house (old No 25) has open timbered ceilings
and C16 fireplaces.

Nos 20 to 46 (even) and No 33 form a group with Nos 27 to 30 (consec)
Watchbell Street.

Listing NGR: TQ9216520256

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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