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The Star Inn, Alfriston

Description: The Star Inn

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 294912

OS Grid Reference: TQ5203803116
OS Grid Coordinates: 552038, 103116
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8077, 0.1565

Location: High Street, Alfriston, East Sussex BN26 5SY

Locality: Alfriston
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN26 5SY

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Listing Text

(west side)
The Star Inn
TQ 5203 39/68 13.10.52


Good example of a C15 timber-framed and close-studded building with plaster
infilling, the first floor oversailing on moulded bressumer brackets and a
corner post at the south east angle carved with figures of animals. Horsham
slab roof. Three oriel windows of 4 lights each on first floor with moulded
wooden eaves cornice above them and coves below them decorated with carved
figures. One similar oriel window on ground floor and large bay of 6 lights.
Four-centred doorway with carved spandrels and ribbed door. Iron projecting
bracket with Star sign. Two storeys. Four windows. Large modern additions

Listing NGR: TQ5203803116

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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