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Friends' Meeting House, Lewes

Description: Friends' Meeting House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 293109

OS Grid Reference: TQ4179510067
OS Grid Coordinates: 541795, 110067
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8727, 0.0139

Location: B2193, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2LE

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

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Listing Text

10/127 (north side)

Friends' Meeting House


Friends' meeting house and cottage to right. Dated 1784, extended to right in
later C20. Red mathematical tiles with glazed black dressings, including
pseudo-gauged heads on ground floor. House to right plastered. Slate roof
with stack to left. Closed pilastered portico to left of centre on
mathematically-tiled part with red brick infill between pilasters. Full
cornice carrying triangular pediment, dated 1784. Central slightly segment-
headed entrance. Single glazing bar sash on both floors to left, in open
boxes. Projecting flat-headed porch to left of plastered house with doubled
panelled doors and corniced head. Two storey house with three window front,
caches in open boxes. Later C20 red brick extension of two storeys and two
windows to extreme right. Interior: Meeting Hall and Gallery panelled in
pine, furnished with pine benches.

Listing NGR: TQ4179510067

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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