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Rowfant House, Worth

Description: Rowfant House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 October 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 302909

OS Grid Reference: TQ3249037147
OS Grid Coordinates: 532490, 137147
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1183, -0.1084

Location: Worth, West Sussex RH10 4NG

Locality: Worth
Local Authority: Mid Sussex District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH10 4NG

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Listing Text

Rowfant House
(Formerly listed
as Rowfant)
TQ 33 NW 2/541 28/10/57

Now an old peoples' home, L-shaped mansion. The original portion is the
west end of the south front, which is a C15 building, refaced with ashlar
in the C16. Two storeys and attic in gables. Five windows. Horsham slab roof.
Gable at each end with projecting bay below. Two-storeyed gabled porch in
centre. All 3 gables have kneelers and ball finials at apex and above the
kneelers. Casement windows.
Addition of 2 window bays made to the east in 1848. Ground floor portion
beyond this of 2 window bays with gables over and then an obtusely-pointed
The west front dates from 1759. Twelve windows. Red brick.
The C15 portion has a crown-post roof. C16 fireplaces and C17 Panelling.

Listing NGR: TQ3249037147

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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