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Big Pennies House, Haywards Heath

Description: Big Pennies House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 April 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 303055

OS Grid Reference: TQ3340123023
OS Grid Coordinates: 533401, 123023
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9912, -0.1006

Location: B2112, Haywards Heath, West Sussex RH16 4QN

Locality: Haywards Heath
Local Authority: Mid Sussex District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH16 4QN

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Listing Text

4/144 Big Pennies House
6.4.70 (formerly listed as No 24
Big Pennies)
Office, formerly house. Early C17 4-bay house, partially refronted in early C19
and altered C20. Timber framed building with square framing exposed on first
floor, ground floor brown brick, the south elevation tile hung. Half-hipped
tiled roof with multiple brick stacks. 2 storeys, 4 windows; modern casement
windows. Ground floor has modern penticed 6 light square bay and modern gabled
brick weatherporch. Interior contains C17 door of 3 planks and very elaborate
stop with both lambs tongue and broach motifs, more typical of late C17. Thought
to have been built c1604 the names derives from the original owner whose wife
Agnes was buried in 1624. (See Cuckfield Parish Register.)

Listing NGR: TQ3340123023

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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