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Friends' Meeting House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8727 / 50°52'21"N

Longitude: 0.0139 / 0°0'50"E

OS Eastings: 541795

OS Northings: 110067

OS Grid: TQ417100

Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.B9Y

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.P76

Entry Name: Friends' Meeting House

Listing Date: 29 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1353031

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293109

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 Thomas at Cliffe with Lewes All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 4110 SE
10/127

LEWES,
FRIAR'S WALK (north side),
Friends' Meeting House

GV II

Friends' meeting house and cottage to right. Dated 1784, extended to right in
later C20. Red mathematical tiles with glazed black dressings, including
pseudo-gauged heads on ground floor. House to right plastered. Slate roof
with stack to left. Closed pilastered portico to left of centre on
mathematically-tiled part with red brick infill between pilasters. Full
cornice carrying triangular pediment, dated 1784. Central slightly segment-
headed entrance. Single glazing bar sash on both floors to left, in open
boxes. Projecting flat-headed porch to left of plastered house with doubled
panelled doors and corniced head. Two storey house with three window front,
sashes in open boxes. Later C20 red brick extension of two storeys and two
windows to extreme right. Interior: Meeting Hall and Gallery panelled in
pine, furnished with pine benches.


Listing NGR: TQ4179510067

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