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Socknersh Manor, Brightling

Description: Socknersh Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 August 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 292433

OS Grid Reference: TQ6990423171
OS Grid Coordinates: 569904, 123171
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9829, 0.4192

Location: Brightling, East Sussex TN19 7DE

Locality: Brightling
Local Authority: Rother District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN19 7DE

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Listing Text


11/26 Socknersh Manor


Early C17 timber-framed building of irregular plan, restored and enlarged.
Two storeys. Four windows. Red brick infilling of herring-bone and geometrical
patterns. Tiled roof. Casement windows. Two doorways with gabled hoods
supported on carved male figures known by local tradition as "the baby eaters".
The interior has contemporary panelling and a overmantel.

Listing NGR: TQ6990423171

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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