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Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8812 / 50°52'52"N

Longitude: 0.0069 / 0°0'24"E

OS Eastings: 541273

OS Northings: 110994

OS Grid: TQ412109

Mapcode National: GBR KPW.NJZ

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.0HJ

Entry Name: Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 29 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1043903

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293011

Location: Lewes, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7

County: East Sussex

District: Lewes

Civil Parish: Lewes

Built-Up Area: Lewes

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: St Michael South Malling

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

3/504 (north side)
Church of St Michael


Church. C13, C14, rebuilt 1626-28, the foundation stone being laid by John
Evelyn, the future diarist and arboriculturalist. Restored 1874. Flint with
stone quoins and dressings, plain tiled roofs. Low two-stage west tower with
west window, probably early C14 curvilinear. Pyramidal roof with weathervane.
Nave of 4 bays with single bay chancel, all windows cusped lancets of 1874.
South porch, gabled, with moulded with round arch with key- and impost-blocks
and hoodmould over. Datestone over, marked 1628. North vestry. Interior:
Tower-arch with responds of late C13 or C14. Low octagonal vault.

Listing NGR: TQ4127310994

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