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Malling Deanery, Lewes

Description: Malling Deanery

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 293009

OS Grid Reference: TQ4130710938
OS Grid Coordinates: 541307, 110938
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8807, 0.0073

Location: Church Lane, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2JA

Locality: Lewes
Local Authority: Lewes District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN7 2JA

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Listing Text

3/502 (south side)
Malling Deanery


House, now divided. Circa 1660, possibly encasing earlier building. Red with
some blue brick and red brick dressings. Red brick pilasters, set back at
angles to allow rusticated red brick quoins. Modillioned wooden eaves cornice
to steeply-pitched hipped plain tiled roof. 4 hipped dormers and tall brick ridge
stacks with arched sides and oversailing cornices. to left of centre and at right
end. 2 stacks on each side to rear also. U-plan with deep recess to rear.
2 storeys and attics. 7 bay north front, glazing bar sashes with painted
lintels, the later eighteenth century replacements for cross-windows. Tripartite
sash in third bay from right on ground floor. Projecting porch in third bay
from left with flat head and parapet. Triangular pediment over round-arched
door-surround. Panelled door. Later C18 rounded bow on lefthand return front.
Interior: One room with later C17 foliate plaster ceiling of ramified oval
form. Three-flight staircase with early C17 openwork splat balusters and closed

Listing NGR: TQ4130710938

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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