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Moorhead Cottages, North Horsham

Description: Moorhead Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1994
English Heritage Building ID: 298214

OS Grid Reference: TQ1994432748
OS Grid Coordinates: 519944, 132748
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0815, -0.2890

Location: Crawley Road, North Horsham, West Sussex RH12 4UJ

Locality: North Horsham
Local Authority: Horsham District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH12 4UJ

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Listing Text

TQ 13 SE
7/10000 Numbers 18, 19 & 20,
Moorhead Cottages
Three cottages, originally one house. Late Mediaeval open hall of 2 bays with crosswing, with
C17 inserted ceiling and chimney, Refronted in brick in late C17 or early C18, when an
external stack was added, and refenestrated in Cl9. Timberframed, clad in Sussex bond
brickwork on sandstone plinth. Tiled roof with off central brick chimneystack and external
brick stack to no 20. Two storeys; 3 windows. C19 or C20 casements. No 18 has projecting
gable with bargeboards. No 20 has external stack and C19 extension to rear. Cambered
openings with 3 plank doors. No 19 has early C17 fireplace with wooden bressumer and gabled
spice hole, inserted ceiling with chamfered and stopped spine beam and floor joists, first floor
room with early C17 brick fireplace with cambered bressumer, exposed frame with carpenter's
marks and smoke blackened rafters to the roof.

Listing NGR: TQ1994432748

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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