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Newtimber Place, Newtimber

Description: Newtimber Place

Grade: I
Date Listed: 28 October 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 302714

OS Grid Reference: TQ2689513728
OS Grid Coordinates: 526895, 113728
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9091, -0.1965

Location: Church Lane, South Downs National Park BN6 9BT

Locality: Newtimber
Local Authority: Mid Sussex District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN6 9BT

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Listing Text

Newtimber Place
TQ 21 SE 22/31
I 28/10/57

This is a moated house which was originally the shape of 3 sides of square,
since filled in on the west. The oldest portion is the north side with its
series of red brick chimney breasts rising up out of the moat. This was built
by the Bellingham family in the C16, but the main portion of the house dates from
the late C17. The entrance front faces east. Two storeys and attic. Nine windows
3 dormers. Faced with squared knapped flints with red brick window dressings and
stringcourse, stone quoins and plinth, and wooden dentilled eaves cornice.
Hipped roof of Horsham slabs. Sash windows with glazing bars intact. C19 flint
and brick porch with Horsham slab roof. The south front is red brick. C16 fire-
place, late C17 staircase and late C18 wall painting. Article in the Sussex
County Magazine Volume 5, page 641 and in Country Life of 30 December 1916.

Listing NGR: TQ2689513728

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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