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Preston House Sydney House, Lewes

Description: Preston House Sydney House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 293239

OS Grid Reference: TQ4164710169
OS Grid Coordinates: 541647, 110169
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8737, 0.0118

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

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

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Listing Text

10/257 (north side)

25.2.52 Nos 199 (Sydney House) &
200 (Preston House)


House pair, now shop and tea-room. Late C18. Mathematically-tiled with
wooden block quoins and modillioned cornice to slate hipped low-pitched roof
with end brick stacks. One flat-headed dormer to left. 3 storeys with
attic and basement; regular 4 window front, the inner pair sashes, the
outer tripartite sashes in wide segmental bows. Paired central panelled
doors with transom lights over, in double entrance with panelled reveals
and wide segmental pediment with fan decoration on brackets over.

Listing NGR: TQ4165010173

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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