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Description: Long Copse
Date Listed: 28 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 291849
OS Grid Reference: TQ0812242074
OS Grid Coordinates: 508122, 142074
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1677, -0.4549
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TQ 04SE EWHURST C.P. PITCH HILL ROAD
2/207 Long Copse
House. 1897 by Alfred Powell of the Artworkers' Guild in rustic style. Bargate
sandstone blocks and rubblestone with thatched roofs under ridge decorations and
with 'bonnet' ends. T-shaped plan. L-shaped on entrance front. Single storey
with attics under 'eyebrow' dormers and gable ends. Square brick stack at
junction of ranges. Leaded casement fenestration with stone-framed windows on
ends of wings to left. One 2-light casement window on return wall of wing,
dormer window to left of re-entrant angle, one dormer to right. Ground floor
recessed to right with two 2-light casement windows. Door to left in angle of
two ranges and further door to right in chamfered surround. Left hand return
front:- Three 'eyebrow' dormers and rounded gabled bay to right of centre. One
large 5-light leaded window to ground floor left. Horsham slab roofed wing
projecting to left with hipped dormer and side stack. Glazed-in recess to right,
pentice extension in catslide to left.
Interior:- Original doors and fitted furnishings, wooden lintels to fireplaces
and wooden floors, designed by Ernest Gimson.
N. PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) p.227
M. CAMINO: GIMSON AND THE BARNSLEYS: Wonderful Furniture of the Commonplace
Listing NGR: TQ0812242074
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Source: English Heritage
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