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Henfield Place, Henfield

Description: Henfield Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 298403

OS Grid Reference: TQ2108216175
OS Grid Coordinates: 521082, 116175
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9323, -0.2783

Location: 2 Knowles Close, Henfield, West Sussex BN5 9PH

Locality: Henfield
Local Authority: Horsham District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN5 9PH

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Listing Text

Henfield Place
TQ 116 19/220 15.3.55


Large double L-shaped house of various periods. Some of it is said to be C14 but
the outside dates mainly from the C18. Two storeys and attic on east side. Six
windows facing north, three windows facing west, two windows one dormer facing east.
Faced with stucco. Eaves cornice. Hipped roof of Horsham slabs. Glazing bars
intact. Projection in centre of centre of north front supported on columns which
form a porch. From 1889 to 1891 the house was rented for the first Seminary of
the Roman Catholic Dicoese of Southwark, and the Principal was the Rev Francis Bourne,
later Cardinal Bourne.

Listing NGR: TQ2108216175

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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