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49, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8731 / 50°52'23"N

Longitude: 0.0106 / 0°0'37"E

OS Eastings: 541558

OS Northings: 110101

OS Grid: TQ415101

Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.3H9

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.MXZ

Entry Name: 49, High Street

Listing Date: 16 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1353057

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293136

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 LEWES HIGH STREET
10/154 (south side)

16.3.70 No 49

GV II

House, now shop. Late C16 or early C17, clad in C18. Timber-framed, plastered
to north with red brick ground-floor to west and grooved weather-boarding over.
Plain tiled roof, gabled to borth. 2 storeys; 5 windows on first floor to
west, one to north, all glazing bar sashes. C20 shop-fronts on ground floor
to north and west. Half-glazed door to right of centre to west. Interior:
Frame almost completely hidden. Very large cellar of large squared stones
brought to courses, reputedly from the Church of St. Mary-in-Foro which
occupied this site at some time before 1559 when the parish was united with
that of St. John-sub-Castro. A late C18 print shows the west side to have
been stone with two pointed-arched windows with tracery.


Listing NGR: TQ4155810101

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