Description: 53 and 54, High Street
Date Listed: 25 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 293139
OS Grid Reference: TQ4154010081
OS Grid Coordinates: 541540, 110081
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8729, 0.0103
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TQ 4110 SE LEWES HIGH STREET
10/157 (south side)
Nos 53 & 54
House, now shop pair. C15, later C16 or early C17, clad in C19. Timber-
framed and rendered with plain tiled roof. Brick stack to left behind
ridge and three hipped dormers. Jettied over ground and first floors, the
ground floor jetty under-built. 2 storeys and attics, the area above the
first-floor jetty blind, and shallow canted bays under the first-floor
jetty. Sashes throughout: C20 single shopfront to left with glazed door
to extreme left and C20 double shopfront to right with inset central doorway,
Wide carriage-entrance to extreme right, leading to carriage-yard behind the
White Hart Hotel, (q.v.). Interior: Trussed purlin modified queen-post
roof to C15 rear block with some smoke blackening.
Listing NGR: TQ4154410074
Source: English Heritage
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