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Shepherd's Hut to the North East of New Barn, Birling Farm, East Dean, East Dean

Description: Shepherd's Hut to the North East of New Barn, Birling Farm, East Dean

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 293532

OS Grid Reference: TV5679697397
OS Grid Coordinates: 556796, 97397
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7550, 0.2215

Location: East Dean, East Sussex BN20 0DS

Locality: East Dean
Local Authority: Eastbourne Borough Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN20 0DS

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Listing Text

1. Shepherd's Hut to the
1065 North-east of New Barn,
Birling Farm, East Dean.
TV 59 NE 12/111

C19. Small single-storeyed rectangular building faced with flints with red
brick quoins and chimney breast. Gabled tiled roof with catslide behind.
1 window, now unglazed. The interior originally contained a long bench and
bunk on each side of which only 1 survives. Fire-place in end wall, partly
bricked in.

Listed for sociological reasons as a very good example of a building of this
kind representing a vanished way of life.

Listing NGR: TV5679697397

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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