Description: Henfield Place
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
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HENFIELD CHURCH STREET
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
Source: English Heritage
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