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The Old Parsonage (Parish Hall), Eastbourne

Description: The Old Parsonage (Parish Hall)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 May 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 293592

OS Grid Reference: TV5985899489
OS Grid Coordinates: 559858, 99489
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7730, 0.2658

Locality: Eastbourne
Local Authority: Eastbourne Borough Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN21 1PL

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Listing Text

1065 The Old Parsonage
(Parish Hall)
(formerly listed under
Church Street, The Old Town)
TV 5999 SE 4/25 27.5.49.


Now the Parish Hall, with the Verger's house over it. Built as the Rectory
Manor House in the early C16 consisting of a hall with buttery and pantry
at the North end and solar at the south end and 4 rooms over. It now has 2
storeys and attic, 5 windows. Walls of flint and rubble with stone frames
to doors and windows. Red tiled roof. Large projecting chimney breast in
the centre of the East side. This chimney has a large fireplace with carved
stone mantel shelf. Pointed arched doorways. Square headed windows with
stone mullions, those on the ground floor on the East side having transome
as well as mullions with 3 lights above and below and dripstones over them.
Timber and plaster partitions between the hall and the rooms at each end.

Listing NGR: TV5985899489

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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