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Southover Old House, Lewes

Description: Southover Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 293389

OS Grid Reference: TQ4092909574
OS Grid Coordinates: 540929, 109574
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8685, 0.0014

Location: 32 B2193, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1HT

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

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Listing Text

13/399 (south side)
Southover Old House.


House, now school. Mid - late C18, extended to right in mid C19.
Gault mathematical tiles with rendered strips flanking quoins on the
inside, wooden block rusticated quoins, extension in yellow mathematical
tiles to left and extension to right in red brick with grey headers.
Wooden moulded cornice and moulded piers over quoins in rendered parapet
with coping hiding plain tiled roof with gable-parapets and end stacks.
4 slightly segment-headed dormers and stack behind ridge to rear.
2 storeys and attics; regular 3 window front, tripartite dashed with
glazing bar sash over central entrance. Single dash without glazing
bars in extension to left. Central entrance with panelled door,
transom light and horizontally-rusticated reveals. Pilastered surround
with rosette-decorated cornice over. 2 storey extension to right
with hipped plain tiled roof; sashes without glazing bars.

Listing NGR: TQ4092909574

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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