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Lamb House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8745 / 50°52'28"N

Longitude: 0.0198 / 0°1'11"E

OS Eastings: 542205

OS Northings: 110271

OS Grid: TQ422102

Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.5TS

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.KKD

Entry Name: Lamb House

Listing Date: 25 March 1952

Last Amended: 27 August 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190338

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293004

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/09/2012

TQ 4210 SW

(east side) Cliffe
No 3 (Lamb House)

(Formerly listed as nos 3 and 4)


House, C17, clad in mid C18. Red and blue brick chequer on ground floor with painted
tile - hanging on first floor. Underbuilt wooden bressumer to first floor jetty.
Wooden modillion eaves cornice to plain tiled roof with stack to right and hipped
dormer off-centre to left. Two storeys and attic; 3 window front, casements on
first floor, sashes on ground floor. Central panelled door with glazed upper panels
and flat hood on brackets over. Interior: there is an C18 partition made up of late
C17 Coromandel panels between hall and ground floor room, discovered in 1967 covered over with extracts from the Lewes Journal for 1794, 1795 and 1796; the panels to the corridor show a lotus pond and the panels to the room show a hunting scene.

Listing NGR: TQ4220510271

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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