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FitzLeroi Farmhouse, Fittleworth

Description: FitzLeroi Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 300525

OS Grid Reference: TQ0113720380
OS Grid Coordinates: 501137, 120380
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9740, -0.5609

Location: Stretch Hill, Fittleworth, West Sussex RH20 1JN

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

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Listing Text


10/168 Fitzleroi Farmhouse


House. The origin of the name of this house is traditionally associated with a son
of Henry I and a Welsh princess, but the house was built by Francis Dawtrey in 1623
and has this date on it. Two storeys. Four windows. Stone rubble with red brick
dressings and quoins. Tiled roof. At the north end of the front are two gables with
ball finials. The northern one has a cartouche of the Dawtrey family (a prominent
Petworth family) on it and a ball finial at the outer angle of the gable as well as
at the apex. The other gable contains a blocked attic window. One original casement
window with stone mullion. The other windows are sash windows with glazing bars
intact. Stone doorway with depressed pointed head.
C19 parallel wing added behind.

Listing NGR: TQ0113720380

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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