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35, High Street, Lewes

Description: 35, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 293127

OS Grid Reference: TQ4162710135
OS Grid Coordinates: 541627, 110135
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8734, 0.0115

Location: Walmers Lane, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2LU

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

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Listing Text

10/145 (south side)

16.3.70 No 35


House, now shop. C16, clad in early C19. Timber-framed and stuccoed with
hipped slate roof and one flat-headed dormer. 3 storeys and attic: 2 window
front, glazing bar sashes in moulded surrounds, with entablatures and consoles on
first floor. Iron balcony with lyre balustrade and anthemion decoration to first
floor, over C20 double shop-front with central glazed door. Balcony carries
lettering reading 'PRINTING WORKS'. Lettering reading 'W.E.BAXTER Ld' attached
above first floor. Interior: Part of basement built of chalk blocks.
Baxters' the Printers was established in 18O2 by John Baxter, whose son George
Baxter developed the printing of colours with oils, (ex. inf. Friends of Lewes).

Listing NGR: TQ4162410133

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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