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Main Building to Cottesmore School, Colgate

Description: Main Building to Cottesmore School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 299316

OS Grid Reference: TQ2503733543
OS Grid Coordinates: 525037, 133543
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0876, -0.2161

Location: Slaugham, West Sussex RH11 9AU

Locality: Colgate
Local Authority: Horsham District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH11 9AU

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Listing Text

5404 Pease Pottage
Main building to
Cottesmore School
TQ 23 SE 9/261


Cottesmore School moved here from Hove about 1955. Huge late cl9 mansion
in Elizabethan style built in 1882-3 for P Saithard, ostrich-feather merchant.
Eshart George and Harold Peto Architects. Half-H. plan. Built of vivid red
bricks. Three storeys. Twelve windows. Horsham slab roof. Tall brick chimney
stacks. Casement windows. Shaped gables to wings. Centre portion has a
6-storeyed tower with balustrade and a turret corbelled out of its top 3
storeys at north-east corner. Porte cochere to north-east of tower with balustrade

Listing NGR: TQ2503733543

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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