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The Round House, Lewes

Description: The Round House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 293330

OS Grid Reference: TQ4126210060
OS Grid Coordinates: 541262, 110060
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8728, 0.0063

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

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Listing Text

9/345 (west side)

The Round House


Mill base, now house. 1802, the mill later removed to the foot of Race Hill,
1835, and the base later converted into a house. Flint with red brick bands
and dressings. Slate low-pitched roof. Octagonal in plan with
pronounced batter to walls. One and a half storeys with semi-dormers and
red brick stack at apex of roof. Glazing bar sashes on ground floor,
sliding sashes in alternate faces of octagon above. Entrance to south in
high, deep segment-headed recess. Attached to the west a C19 extension.
Formerly the home of the novelist, Virginia Woolf.

Listing NGR: TQ4126210060

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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