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139, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8723 / 50°52'20"N

Longitude: 0.0051 / 0°0'18"E

OS Eastings: 541175

OS Northings: 110001

OS Grid: TQ411100

Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.83J

Mapcode Global: FRA B6WS.RSY

Entry Name: 139, High Street

Listing Date: 16 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1043812

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293198

Location: Lewes, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7

County: East Sussex

District: Lewes

Civil Parish: Lewes

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Lewes St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 4110 SW & TQ 4109 NW LEWES HIGH STREET
9/216 & 14/216 (north side)

25.2.52 No 139

GV II

House. Late C17 with elevation altered in mid C18. Knapped flints with
blocked stone quoins and raised cement window surrounds. Dentilled cornice to
Horsham slab roof with end stack to right and 3 segment-headed dormers. 2
storeys and attics; 4 window front, with narrow window to left. Glazing bar
sashes. Panelled door at extreme left with flat hood on brackets. Central
downpipe with rainwater head dated 1654. The building seems to have been
extended at some time by one bay, as shown by the redundant quoins up to ground-
floor window head level. Interior: Stone-flagged entrance hall. Staircase
with open twist balusters. Two front rooms with fielded panelling, that to
the left of the front door with a marble fire-surround.


Listing NGR: TQ4118009998

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