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The Towers Convent, Upper Beeding

Description: The Towers Convent

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 May 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 298881

OS Grid Reference: TQ1984310259
OS Grid Coordinates: 519843, 110259
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8794, -0.2979

Location: Hyde Street, Upper Beeding, West Sussex BN44 3TF

Locality: Upper Beeding
Local Authority: Horsham District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN44 3TF

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Listing Text

The Towers Convent
TQ 1910 25/3


Late C19 building in the style of a French chateau. Two main fronts forming
an L with circular turrets with conical roofs flanking each. Two storeys and
attic. Faced with cement, scored to imitate stone. Hipped slate roof. The
north-west fron has five pointed sash windows and three dormers. Castellated
parapet with machicolation. Pointed doorway leading into recessed porch.
Slit windows in the turrets. The south-west front has five ordinary sash windows
and four dormers. Large plain wing to east and single-storeyed chapel wing
to north.

Listing NGR: TQ1984310259

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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