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Lea House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandwich, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2751 / 51°16'30"N

Longitude: 1.3419 / 1°20'30"E

OS Eastings: 633183

OS Northings: 158192

OS Grid: TR331581

Mapcode National: GBR X12.XSG

Mapcode Global: VHLGS.66RT

Entry Name: Lea House

Listing Date: 19 May 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121973

English Heritage Legacy ID: 177696

Location: Sandwich, Dover, Kent, CT13

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Sandwich

Built-Up Area: Sandwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

1.
5275 UPPER STRAND STREET
(South Side)

No 4 (Lea House)
TR 3358 1/174 19.5.50.
TR 3358 1/174A

II GV


2.
Late C18 or early C19 building. 2 storeys. 2 windows. Stuccoed wooden eaves
cornice. Roof now modern tiles. Glazing bars intact. Recessed doorway with
pilasters, projecting cornice, rectangular fanlight and 6-panel fielded door,
of which the top 2 panels are glazed. C19 gas lamp supported by a bracket
on the corner of No 4 Upper Strand Street with No 6 . Converted to electricity.
Mounted lantern upon 4 curved ogee braces. Square plan lantern larger at top
than at bottom with anthemion foliage at each corner of the sloping roof, terminating
in a bell shaped vent having a scolloped cap and finial over.

Nos 2 to 12 (even) with Nos 11 to 19 (odd) High Street form a group.


Listing NGR: TR3317858182

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