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Warren Gate, Crowborough

Description: Warren Gate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 297066

OS Grid Reference: TQ5103530599
OS Grid Coordinates: 551035, 130599
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0549, 0.1537

Location: Warren Road, Crowborough, East Sussex TN6 1QN

Locality: Crowborough
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN6 1QN

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Listing Text

TQ 53 SW
House. 1899 by Maurice Beveridge Teulon, architect, for himself. Ragstone rubble
with cut stone dressings, tiled roof. 2 storeys on "Y" plan. Neo C17 vernacular
style with some neo-Baroque and C18 references. Entrance front of 2 canted wings
has 2 ground floor cross windows, 2 first floor right hand and one left hand
casement, one casement on angle of the "Y", all wooden framed with square leaded
panes. Central entrance porch formed by stone segmental arch across angle of
the two wings with dependent swags and flowers, stone roof. Arched door with
arched side lights and overlights, all stone framed. 2 leaf door with carved
colonnettes, swags and metal door furniture. Cut stone bands at window cill
and lintel level. Wooden plank eaves, hipped gable, one end gable and 2 ridge
stacks. Garden front has 2 outer 3 side canted stone framed bow cross windows,
the transoms forming arches. Third face of "Y" plan has single storey lean-to
service corridor. One gable has original variation on the Venetian window.
The work of the son of the leading High Victorian architect S S Teulon, showing
the same freedom and somewhat tongue-in-cheek approach which earned his father
the C20 soubriquet of "Rogue" architect. M B Teulon practiced as an architect
from this address according to Kelly's Sussex (1887)pp 2252.

Listing NGR: TQ5103530599

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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