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Brinkwells, Fittleworth

Description: Brinkwells

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 300462

OS Grid Reference: TQ0220221133
OS Grid Coordinates: 502202, 121133
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9805, -0.5455

Location: Bedham Lane, Fittleworth, West Sussex RH20 1JW

Locality: Fittleworth
Local Authority: Chichester District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH20 1JW

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Listing Text


10/163 Brinkwells



Cottage. C17 or earlier timber-framed, refaced with stone rubble. Hipped thatched
roof. Casement windows. Two storeys. One window. Modern weather-boarded bay built
out on west side. A tablet on the cottage records that Sir Edward Elgar lived in
this house from 1917-1919. He composed his cello concerto while living in the
house. But the detached room in the garden, which served as his study, has been

Listing NGR: TQ0220221133

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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