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Harpsichord House, Hastings

Description: Harpsichord House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 293744

OS Grid Reference: TQ8234609652
OS Grid Coordinates: 582346, 109652
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8576, 0.5895

Location: Exmouth Place, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 3HY

Locality: Hastings
Local Authority: Hastings Borough Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN34 3HY

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Listing Text

Harpsichord House
TQ 8209 NW 7/144
Early C19. Wedge-shaped on plan. Stuccoed, brick ground floor. Parapet and cornice.
Main front faces east. 3 storeys. 3 windows. Canted bay with sashes without
glazing bars in the centre 1st and 2nd floor of the front, 1st and 2nd floor sashes
without glazing bars, ground floor casements, centre French window. The north
end forms a point. West (rear) weatherboarded with room built out on the 1st floor
over the passageway and steps, this room connects the house with the hillside rocks,
also on this side is a round-headed doorway with semi-circular fanlight. Late
C19 red brick wing on south side, one window, 3 storeys, 1st floor canted bay.

No 11, Harpsichord House and West Hill Villa form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ8234609652

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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