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The Studio, West Wittering

Description: The Studio

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 301526

OS Grid Reference: SZ7797498504
OS Grid Coordinates: 477974, 98504
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7809, -0.8954

Location: B2179, West Wittering, West Sussex PO20 8LT

Locality: West Wittering
Local Authority: Chichester District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: PO20 8LT

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Listing Text

SZ 79 NE
19/711 The Studio
- II

Early C20 building. One storey and attic. One window. Two dormers. Red
brick. Steeply pitched hipped tiled roof with studio light on north east
side. Sir Henry Royce of Rolls Royce (1863-1933) used this studio from 1917
to his death in 1933 and made many of his inventions there. A bronze plaque
with his profile on the south wall, which was unveiled on the 23 September
1979, records his association with the building. Included for historical

Listing NGR: SZ7797498504

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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