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Description: 139, High Street
Date Listed: 16 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 293198
OS Grid Reference: TQ4117510000
OS Grid Coordinates: 541175, 110000
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8723, 0.0051
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TQ 4110 SW & TQ 4109 NW LEWES HIGH STREET
9/216 & 14/216 (north side)
25.2.52 No 139
House. Late C17 with elevation altered in mid C18. Knapped flints with
blocked stone quoins and raised cement window surrounds. Dentilled cornice to
Horsham slab roof with end stack to right and 3 segment-headed dormers. 2
storeys and attics; 4 window front, with narrow window to left. Glazing bar
sashes. Panelled door at extreme left with flat hood on brackets. Central
downpipe with rainwater head dated 1654. The building seems to have been
extended at some time by one bay, as shown by the redundant quoins up to ground-
floor window head level. Interior: Stone-flagged entrance hall. Staircase
with open twist balusters. Two front rooms with fielded panelling, that to
the left of the front door with a marble fire-surround.
Listing NGR: TQ4118009998
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Source: English Heritage
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