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No 203 and Railings to South, Lewes

Description: No 203 and Railings to South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 293241

OS Grid Reference: TQ4167210180
OS Grid Coordinates: 541672, 110180
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8738, 0.0122

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

In the entry for

(north side)

10/259 No 203 and railings
to south

The description shall be amended to read -
"Slated roof" instead of "plain tiled roof" on the second row. "Steps with
over light" instead of "steps with arched over light on seventh row". "Bootscraper
on lowest step" instead of "bootscraper below lowest step", on eighth row.


10/259 (north side)

16.3.70 No 203 and railings to south


House. Early - mid-C18, (dated 1735 on rainwater head). Red and brown
brick with coped parapet to plain tiled roof, hipped with two segment-headed
dormers. 2 storeys, attic and basement; 5 window front, sashes without
glazing bars in wide moulded frames. Central entrance with later C18
columned surround. Individualistic Corinthian columns with entablature
blocks supporting open segmental pediment. Arched entrance with panelled
reveals and panelled door up 7 steps with arched overlight. Moulded iron
bootscraper below lowest step. Segment-headed windows to basement.
Area to either side of front door with spearhead railings and vasehead
standards. Interior: Board room with mid-C18 fielded panelling, dado rail
and later C18 fire-surround. Early C18 2-flight staircase.

Listing NGR: TQ4167210180

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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