Description: Amberstone Grange
Date Listed: 30 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 295168
OS Grid Reference: TQ6036011298
OS Grid Coordinates: 560360, 111298
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8789, 0.2781
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HAILSHAM MAGHAM DOWN
(formerly listed as
TQ 61 SW 13/467 30.8.66 Amberstone Farm)
1790 circa. Two storeys and attic. Three windows. Three dormers. Faced
with black mathematical tiles. flipped tiled roof. Two large stuccoed bays
on ground and both floors have been added in C19. Glazing bars missing.
Round-headed doorway with Doric pilasters, pediment, semi-circular fanlight
and door of 6 fielded panels, over which a stuccoed porch has been added
On 26 June 1814 Samuel Rickman, the then occupant of the home, entertained
the Tsar Alexander I of Russia and King Frederick William III of Prussia
here on their journey from Portsmouth to Dover at the conclusion of their
visit to the Prince Regent.
Listing NGR: TQ6036011298
Source: English Heritage
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