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Keepers Mead, West Grinstead

Description: Keepers Mead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 September 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 299764

OS Grid Reference: TQ1992119838
OS Grid Coordinates: 519921, 119838
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9655, -0.2936

Location: Shermanbury Road, West Grinstead, West Sussex RH13 8EU

Locality: West Grinstead
Local Authority: Horsham District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH13 8EU

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Listing Text

In the entry for:


19/561 Keepers Mead

the map number shall be amended to read: 19/10014

The following buidling shall be added to the list;


19/561 Keepers Mead

House. C1620, refronted in 19 century and extended by 2 bays in matching style
in late 20th century. Original part timber framed, refronted in render to
ground floor with some framing visible on the rear elevation and tile hung
above with alternate series of courses of plain and curved tiles. Right side elevation is of sandstone blocks. Renewed tiled roof with red brick chimney
stack and 2 later brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys 2 windows to original part. 1st floor windows are gabled dormers with 20th century casements. Ground flow windows also 20th century casement with 4-light bay to right side. 20th
century gabled weather porch. Date of 1620 reported on back of Dining Room inglenook fireplace. Dining Room also has 1½ inch Chanford spine beam with
lambs tongue stops and floor joists with run out stops. Rear wall has boxframe with midrail. Lounge has similar spine beam and flow joists and a moulded
bracket beneath the spine beam. 1st floor has jowled posts midrail and series
of carpenters' marks. Roof has queen post roof with through purlins and
original rafters. It retains original wattle and daub and early brick work to
the top of the chimney stack.

Listing NGR: TQ1992119838

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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