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The Manor House, Chalvington with Ripe

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 295537

OS Grid Reference: TQ5085110148
OS Grid Coordinates: 550851, 110148
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8712, 0.1426

Location: Firle Road, Ripe, East Sussex BN8 6AR

Locality: Chalvington with Ripe
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN8 6AR

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Listing Text

(north side)
TQ 5010 30/529 The Manor House

Probably C16. L-shaped timber-framed house refaced probably in 1686 as the
gables have this date in them. Now fronted with red vitreous brick and grey
headers alternately. Stringcourse of ditto. Moulded wooden cornice. Tile-hung
gable at each end of the front with the date 1686 and the initials J A on
the pendants. On the inner side of each gable and flanking the centre windows
is a rectangular projection on both floors originally with porch on the ground
floor of each. Brick parapet over these and the portion between them with
a central tile-hung gable behind it containing a blocked attic window with
a pediment over it. Tiled roof. Two storeys. Five windows. The west wing
has the timber-framing exposed in the west wall.

Listing NGR: TQ5085110148

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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