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220 and 221, High Street, Lewes

Description: 220 and 221, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 293252

OS Grid Reference: TQ4189210239
OS Grid Coordinates: 541892, 110239
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8742, 0.0154

Location: 3 Cliffe High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2AF

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

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Listing Text

10/270 (north side)

25.2.52 Nos 220 & 221


House pair, now with office to left. Mid C18 with early C19 alterations.
Caen stone, partly brought to courses and partly snecked, with rendered
second floor. Wooden modillion cornice over first floor and cill band
to second floor. Moulded cornice and parapet to plain tiled roof with
end stacks, single stack on ridge to right and 2 segment-headed dormers
to left. Shallow central projection with tall modillioned pediment.
rising from first-floor cornice into attic storey. 3 storeys; regular
fenestration with no window in centre of second floor. Glazing bar
sashes in open boxes, wider in outer bays on second floor, tripartite in
centre of first floor and tripartite in 2-storey shallow bays on outer
bays on first and ground floors. 2 arched entrances, either side of
centre, with panelled doors, cast-iron fanlights and panelled reveals.
Columned surrounds with full entablatures and segmental pediments.

Listing NGR: TQ4189410237

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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