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20, 20a and 21, Watchbell Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Rye, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9492 / 50°56'56"N

Longitude: 0.7327 / 0°43'57"E

OS Eastings: 592046

OS Northings: 120192

OS Grid: TQ920201

Mapcode National: GBR RZ1.D2C

Mapcode Global: FRA D6FL.M89

Plus Code: 9F22WPXM+M3

Entry Name: 20, 20a and 21, Watchbell Street

Listing Date: 12 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435047

Location: Rye, Rother, East Sussex, TN31

County: East Sussex

Civil Parish: Rye

Built-Up Area: Rye

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Rye

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

1.
1578 WATCHBELL STREET
(South Side)

Nos 20 & 20A
No 21
TQ 9220 1/142 12.10.51.

II GV


2.
Early C17 houses with 1st floor over hanging on a curved bracket between
Nos 20A and 21. Refronted in tile C18. 2 storeys and attic. Nos 20 and
21 have 2 windows, no 20A 1 window. Stuccoed, ground floor grooved in
imitation of masonry. Parapet. Tiled roof, 1 dormer each. Sash windows.
Glazing bars intact. Each house has 1 large bay window on the ground floor.
The doorways have narrow rectangular fanlights with vertical divisions.
That at No 20 has also fluted pilasters and small flat hood over the doorway
and under the overhang of the 1st floor.

Nos 18 to 21 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ9204720183

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

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