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The Frist House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rye, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.95 / 50°56'59"N

Longitude: 0.7327 / 0°43'57"E

OS Eastings: 592044

OS Northings: 120283

OS Grid: TQ920202

Mapcode National: GBR RZ1.635

Mapcode Global: FRA D6FL.M7Y

Entry Name: The Frist House

Listing Date: 12 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434837

Location: Rye, Rother, East Sussex, TN31

County: East Sussex

District: Rother

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 MERMAID STREET
(South Side)

No 1
(The Priest House)
TQ 9220 1/109 12.10.51.

II GV


2.
Built by Thomas Lmmb in 1789. On the east side is the date 1789 and the
initials "T.L. 70". Red brick. 3 storeys. 2 windows. Plain front with
a parapet. Doorway up 4 steps in frame with cornice over. Rectangular
fanlight. 6-panel moulded door. The south west corner of the house at
the back suffered bomb damage but is now rebuilt.

All the listed buildings in Mermaid Street form a group.
Also No 1 forms a group with Nos 1,2, The Tower House, Norman House
Lamb House and Nos 13 to 17 (consec) West Street.

Listing NGR: TQ9204420283

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

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