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Broad Farmhouse, Hellingly

Description: Broad Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 295286

OS Grid Reference: TQ5769412502
OS Grid Coordinates: 557694, 112502
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8905, 0.2407

Location: North Street, Hellingly, East Sussex BN27 4DU

Locality: Hellingly
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN27 4DU

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Listing Text

Broad Farmhouse
TQ 51 SE 12/639 13.10.52


This fine house was the original home of the Calverley family and was built
by J Calverley in 1753. Two storeys and attic. Five windows. Two gabled
dormers. The 3 centre window bays project with a pediment over containing
a circular rusticated window in the tympanum. Faced with grey headers,
with red brick quoins to the central projection and both sides of the wings.
Painted stringcourse. Wooden modillion eaves cornice. Hipped tiled roof.
Windows in moulded wooden surrounds with glazing bars intact. The central
first floor window has a cornice over on console brackets, the date 1753
and the initials J C Doorway with fluted Doric pilasters, flanked by side
lights and edged with red brick quoins with triglyph frieze over the whole,
curved pediment above the doorway and door of 6 fielded panels. The sides
of the house are faced with red brick. At the back are little one storey
balancing wings projecting north and south.

Listing NGR: TQ5769412502

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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