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5, 6, 7 and 8, Landgate Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Rye, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9539 / 50°57'14"N

Longitude: 0.7351 / 0°44'6"E

OS Eastings: 592200

OS Northings: 120730

OS Grid: TQ922207

Mapcode National: GBR RZ1.0PH

Mapcode Global: FRA D6FL.879

Plus Code: 9F22XP3P+H3

Entry Name: 5, 6, 7 and 8, Landgate Square

Listing Date: 27 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262422

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435108

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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Row of cottages, once one house. Late C16 or early C17 timberframed
building re-roofed and converted into cottages in C18 and restored in
C20. Faced with C20 red brick. Part of rear elevation of No. 8 is
weatherboarded. Steeply pitched tiled roof with 1 off central and 1 end
stack. 2 storeys and attics, 5 windows, 4 C18 hipped dormers with
casement windows. Other windows are C20 casements set in cambered
architraves to ground floor. 3 cambered doorcases. Internally No. 5
has a late C16 or early C17 ground floor ceiling with chamfered spine
beam and joists with lambs tongue stops. No. 7 has an early C17 type
spine beam with chamfer and lambs tongue stop though the roof is C18.
No. 8 originally had a barn projecting forward in front of it and the
end part has C18 framing with diagonal tension braces. C18 fireplace and
early C19 cast iron basket grate. 2 panelled door and some panelling
with butterfly hinges. Angled queen strut roof. 2nd floor has lobe C18
or early C19 winder stairs. Some C16 or C17 floorboards remain. Shown on
drawing of Rye by Sir Anthony Van Dyck.

Listing NGR: TQ9220220736

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