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Castlegate House and Railings to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8732 / 50°52'23"N

Longitude: 0.0085 / 0°0'30"E

OS Eastings: 541416

OS Northings: 110105

OS Grid: TQ414101

Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.2ZM

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.M4T

Entry Name: Castlegate House and Railings to West

Listing Date: 16 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293876

English Heritage Legacy ID: 292995

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: Lewes St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 4110 SW LEWES CASTLE GATE
9/26 (east side)

16.3.70 Castlegate House & railings
to west
GV II

House. Late C18 with early C19 additions and later C19 additions and
internal alterations. West front: Cement-rendered front with channelled
rustication on ground floor, broad moulded band over ground floor to
incised rendered first and second floors with rusticated quoins, cill-band
under second floor and with heavy moulded cornice-parapet to slate roofs
with end stack to left. 3 storeys; 4 window front, glazing bar sashes in
moulded surrounds. Entrance in second bay from left with projecting porch
with entablature hood with baseless fluted Doric columns. Ground-floor entab-
lature band continues slightly set back to right and left over arches
recessed below with impost-blocks and square rosettes in spandrels to
right. Arrow-head railings to right and left of porch with mid-set piers
carrying lamp-brackets with scrolled supports in cast-iron. North front:
Late C18 block with rendered ground floor and flint first floor with red
brick lacing courses. South front: Early C19 block ending in west front,
(see above). Grey headers with red stretchers.


Listing NGR: TQ4141610105

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