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17, High Street, Lewes

Description: 17, High Street

Grade: II
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

Location: High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2LN

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

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Listing Text

10/133 (south side)

No 17


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

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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