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53 and 54, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8729 / 50°52'22"N

Longitude: 0.0103 / 0°0'37"E

OS Eastings: 541540

OS Northings: 110082

OS Grid: TQ415100

Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.9D2

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.MTR

Plus Code: 9F22V2F6+54

Entry Name: 53 and 54, High Street

Listing Date: 25 February 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1043828

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293139

Location: 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: St John sub-Castro, Lewes

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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10/157 (south side)
Nos 53 & 54


House, now shop pair. C15, later C16 or early C17, clad in C19. Timber-
framed and rendered with plain tiled roof. Brick stack to left behind
ridge and three hipped dormers. Jettied over ground and first floors, the
ground floor jetty under-built. 2 storeys and attics, the area above the
first-floor jetty blind, and shallow canted bays under the first-floor
jetty. Sashes throughout: C20 single shopfront to left with glazed door
to extreme left and C20 double shopfront to right with inset central doorway,
Wide carriage-entrance to extreme right, leading to carriage-yard behind the
White Hart Hotel, (q.v.). Interior: Trussed purlin modified queen-post
roof to C15 rear block with some smoke blackening.

Listing NGR: TQ4154410074

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