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The Gatehouse to the South West of Bolebroke Castle, Hartfield

Description: The Gatehouse to the South West of Bolebroke Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 296276

OS Grid Reference: TQ4747237714
OS Grid Coordinates: 547472, 137714
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1197, 0.1058

Location: Withyham, East Sussex TN7 4JJ

Locality: Hartfield
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN7 4JJ

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Listing Text

HARTFIELD The Gatehouse to the
south-west of
Bolebroke Castle
TQ 43 NE 5/90A 26.11.53
C16. Consists of an archway with 2 storeys over surmounted by a parapet.
Red brick and grey headers. On the north side octagonal buttresses terminating
in ball caps. Similar cap in the centre of the parapet on this side.
Depressed cement-covered brick arch with dripstone over and a recess on
either side of this. Small rectangular windows above. On the south side
octagonal turret surmounted by ogee-shaped cupolas. Octagonal cap in the
centre of parapet on this side. Small windows with brick dripstones over in
the turrets and 2 larger windows with brick mullions in the centre portion.
Smaller depressed arch than on the north only large enough to admit pedestrians
with an old iron-studded door which contains a smaller ogee-headed opening with
its original iron knocker. The east and west sides have chimney breasts in the

Listing NGR: TQ4747237714

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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