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The Corner House and Railings to South, Lewes

Description: The Corner House and Railings to South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 293201

OS Grid Reference: TQ4120809997
OS Grid Coordinates: 541208, 109997
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8722, 0.0055

Location: High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1XS

Locality: Lewes
Local Authority: Lewes District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN7 1XS

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Listing Text

9/219 & 14/219 (north side)

25.2.52 No No 142 (The Corner House)
and railings to south


House, at one time an ale house. Circa 1600, refronted in early C18 and
stuccoed in early C19. Timber-framed and stuccoed with coped parapet to
plain tiled roof with end stacks, one stack behind ridge to right and two flat-
headed dormers, one in centre and one to right. 2 storeys and attics;
regular 4 window front, slightly shifted to right, margin-light sashes with
wide painted surrounds. Panelled door in second bay from left with transom-
light, Doric-pilastered surround and deep entablature hood. Interior:
one jowled post exposed in stair-well, cast-iron railings surrounding
enclosures to south, either side of door; arrow-head railings with vase-head

Listing NGR: TQ4120909999

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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