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The Stone House, Steyning

Description: The Stone House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 15 March 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 298734

OS Grid Reference: TQ1768811143
OS Grid Coordinates: 517688, 111143
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8878, -0.3282

Location: Sheep Pen Lane, Steyning, West Sussex BN44 3GG

Locality: Steyning
Local Authority: Horsham District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN44 3GG

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Listing Text

1. (south-west side)
No 21 (The Stone House)
TQ 1711 24/129 15.3.55


Originally two buildings forming an L, but now one house. The north-east wing
was originally a mint and later a prison. C15. Two storeys and semi-basement,
in which were the cells. One window facing High Street, two windows facing Newham
Lane. Ground floor faced with flints with long and short stone quoins and stone
jambs and dripmould to the windows. The first floor is timbered and close-studded
with red brick infilling and oversails on north-east front. Horixontally-sliding
sash windows. Gable over. Chimney breast of flint and brick on Newham Lane
front. Behind is an extension of lower elevation. The south-east wing is late
C18 or early C19. Two storeys. Three windows. Painted brick. Modillion eaves
cornice. Tiled roof. Horizontally-sliding sash windows on first floor. Double
hung sash windows with glazing bars intact below. Doorway with pilasters and

Listing NGR: TQ1777611091

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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