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Standard Hill Farmhouse, Ninfield

Description: Standard Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 295492

OS Grid Reference: TQ6969112674
OS Grid Coordinates: 569691, 112674
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8886, 0.4112

Location: A269, Ninfield, East Sussex TN33 9NJ

Locality: Ninfield
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN33 9NJ

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Listing Text

Standard Hill Farmhouse
TQ 61 SE 14/305 13.10.52


Impressive house with many interesting features. Dated 1659 but refaced
with red mathematical tiles about 1790. The main portion has 3 windows
and 3 gables. At the east end is a recessed portion, probably added in
the C18, of one window and one gable. Tiled roof to the whole. Three storeys.
Casement windows. Modern porch with pediment containing a bronze relief
in the tympanum. Bay window of 2 storeys on each side of this. In the
3 original gables are little boards inscribed respectively "God's providence
is my inheritance", "Except the Lord build a house they labour in vain that
build it" and "Here we have 1659 our abidance".

Listing NGR: TQ6969112674

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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