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The Southern Half of the Former Corn Exchange Now Occupied by John Wiley and Sons, Chichester

Description: The Southern Half of the Former Corn Exchange Now Occupied by John Wiley and Sons

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 299800

OS Grid Reference: SU8630704723
OS Grid Coordinates: 486307, 104723
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8356, -0.7757

Location: Baffins Lane, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 1UA

Locality: Chichester
Local Authority: Chichester District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: PO19 1UA

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Listing Text

(East Side)
The southern half of
The Former Corn Exchange now
occupied by John Wiley & Sons
(Formerly listed as Corn Exchange)
SU 8604 NW 4/109A

II 5.7.50.

Early C19. 3 storeys. 15 bays. Southern part has been refurbished and
converted into offices. Alternate bands of red brick and grey headers
throughout; red brick voussoirs to windows or blocked openings. Roof
juts out over 4th, 7th, 10th and 13th bays from north, formerly here
accommodating sack hoists. Formerly in these bays and still in unconverted
part, wooden boarded doors on all floors. Unconverted part in the north
of 5 bays. On 1st and 2nd floors, in all bays.except the 4th, small
windows or blocked openings in reveals in segmental arches. On ground floor,
some round-headed openings, containing a window or blocked openings, string-
course at impost level. In southern converted part, tiled hipped roof. On
1st and 2nd floors in 7th, l0th and 13th bays, modern windows in segmental
arches to width of former openings here. In other bays, original openings
widened to accommodate modern 3 light windows in segmental arches. On
ground floor, round-headed windows similar to original and all containing
windows, except for bay containing doorway; fine panelled door with semi-
circular fanlight over.

Listing NGR: SU8631004725

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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