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103, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.872 / 50°52'19"N

Longitude: 0.0057 / 0°0'20"E

OS Eastings: 541218

OS Northings: 109968

OS Grid: TQ412099

Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.880

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.L21

Entry Name: 103, High Street

Listing Date: 25 February 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1353079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293171

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 Anne

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 4109 NW LEWES HIGH STREET
14/189 (south side)

25.2.52 No 103

GV II

House. C16 with mid C18 front. Timber-framed with stuccoed front on plinth.
Rusticated quoins and coped parapet to plain tiled roof with red brick stack
behind ridge to right and two gabled dormers. 2 storeys and attics; regular
4 window front, glazing bar sashes in open boxes. Six-panel door with flat
hood on brackets over and shallow transom-light. Rear elevation tile-
hung with long two-storey wing, probably C16. Interior: rear wing timber-
framed with evidence of heavy scantling timbers. Bressumer to ground-floor
fireplace with crude acanthus decoration in spandrels and lintel moulding.
Stair: c1730-1740, small, square open-well stair with ramped rail and column
on vase balusters with square knops. Room to front of ground floor: early
C17 panelling, later painted. Eared and egg and dart decorated fire-surround
with marble staff-moulded inset and variant Greek-key frieze to cornice-mantel.
Very similar to fireplace on ground floor to School Hill House, (q.v.).


Listing NGR: TQ4121509958

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