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Sollers, Fernhurst

Description: Sollers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 301731

OS Grid Reference: SU8996028559
OS Grid Coordinates: 489960, 128559
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0493, -0.7180

Location: Old Glebe, Fernhurst, West Sussex GU27 3HY

Locality: Fernhurst
Local Authority: Chichester District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: GU27 3HY

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

6/20 Sollers
the description shall be amended to read:

House. Probably C15 timber-framed hall-house with late C16 inserted ceiling and
chimneystack, refaced and extended by one bay to the north in early C19 and with
C20 additions and alterations. Front elevation faced in sandstone rubble with
galleting and brick stringcourse and window dressings. Hipped tiled roof with
gablets and late C16 ribbed brick chimneystack. 3 casements with cambered
architraves to ground floor. Later lean to to right hand side. Left side has
C20 projecting timber-framed gable with plastered infill. Rear elevation has
ground floor of stone rubble with timber-framed 1st floor, mainly square framing
with 1 curved tension brace. 4 casement windows, some original early C19 metal
casements and mainly with early C19 pegged architraves. 2 storey C20 addition
to south west, ground floor red brick, 1st floor tile hung with tiled roof and 2
casements. Kitchen has ceiling beam with run out steps and a section of exposed
wattle and daub. Dining room has thick wall framing of c1600 with mid rail and
ceiling beam with 3 inch chamfer and lamb tongue steps and floor joists with
similar decoration. Adjoining room has chamfered ceiling beams suggesting an
earlier date. Staircase has 3 resited early C17 oak newel posts with polyhedron
finials. 1st floor has massive jowled posts all with triangular steps and some
curved tension braces. Angled queen strut roof. Plank door.


6/20 Sollers
House. C18. Long stone building with red brick dressings and stringcourse. Hipped
tiled roof. Casement windows. Modern addition at south end in imitation timbering
with gable over. Two storeys. Four windows.

Listing NGR: SU8996028559

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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