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Description: 17, High Street
Date Listed: 29 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 293115
OS Grid Reference: TQ4177310194
OS Grid Coordinates: 541773, 110194
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8739, 0.0136
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TQ 4110 SE LEWES HIGH STREET
10/133 (south side)
House. 1874. Stuccoed with wide first-floor band with moulded string
above and cornice below and modillioned cornice to balustraded parapet, hiding
roof. 2 storeys and basement; regular 3 window front. Large casement windows
on first floor with transom lights in raised surrounds with pediments on volute
brackets, segmental in outer, triangular in inner bays, all with raised panels
below. Round-arched windows on ground floor with keystones and bracketted cills,
sashes without glazing bars. Central panelled door with overlight in recessed
and rusticated surround. Doric columns flanking carrying entablature blocks,
with Doric pilasters marking outer extremities of slightly projecting door
surround. 5 steps up to door with flanking balustrades down to low square piers.
Balustrades to either side with flanking piers. Area, with one glazing bar sash,
to left only. Built for the Lewes Savings Bank; now the Oddfellows Hall.
Listing NGR: TQ4177510192
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Source: English Heritage
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