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1, Landgate Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Rye, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9538 / 50°57'13"N

Longitude: 0.7353 / 0°44'6"E

OS Eastings: 592209

OS Northings: 120711

OS Grid: TQ922207

Mapcode National: GBR RZ1.0QN

Mapcode Global: FRA D6FL.88G

Entry Name: 1, Landgate Square

Listing Date: 27 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067331

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457550

Location: Rye, Rother, East Sussex, TN31

County: East Sussex

District: Rother

Civil Parish: Rye

Built-Up Area: Rye

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Rye

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


1/234 NO. 1


House. C17 or earlier timberframed building of 2 bays refronted in C20.
Exterior is of modern brown brick in English bond with plain tiled roof. 2
storeys and attics, 2 windows. 2 modern gabled dormers with casement windows.
1st floor has 2 triple casements, ground floor has 1 double and one triple
casement. Simple right hand doorcase. Rear elevation has weatherboarded
gable. Internally the ground floor has a C17 chamfered spine beam and a
probable blocked-in inglenook fireplace and a stair cupboard with pintle hinges
with 2 C17 boards to the door. Gunstock jowled corner posts and early C18
doors. Attic has C18 beams and pegged rafters. Party wall to No. 2 on the 1st
floor has C16 or earlier curved tension braces. No. 2 formed the western bay
and crosswing to the original house. (See Rape of Hastings Architectural
Survey No. 953). Shown on a drawing of 1633 by Sir Anthony Van Dyck.

Listing NGR: TQ9220820711

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