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Lindfield Place, Lindfield

Description: Lindfield Place

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 303093

OS Grid Reference: TQ3495425984
OS Grid Coordinates: 534954, 125984
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0174, -0.0774

Location: 161 High Street, Lindfield, West Sussex RH16 2HT

Locality: Lindfield
Local Authority: Mid Sussex District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH16 2HT

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Listing Text

(west side)
6/182 No 161 (Lindfield Place)
10.9.51 (formerly listed with
House. Mid C18 remodelled C19 with early C20 extension to north not of special
interest. East elevation of brown brick with red brick dressings on sandstone
base, north elevation, tile hung with alternate pointed and curved courses; tiled
roof with brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys and attics, 5 windows. Wooden modillion
eaves cornice and red brick quoins, window dressings and band between floors.
Hipped roof with 2 flat topped dormers with sashes and central brick chimney stack.
Central canted 2 storey feature with pediment and 3 lights. On the ground floor
this forms a fine doorcase with open pediment with keystone, ogee moulding, fluted
pilasters, elongated rectangular pediment with decorative glazing and 6 fielded
panelled door. Windows are 12 pane sashes with moulded architraves, cambered heads
and thick glazing bars. South elevation has 5 windows, including central pedi-
mented 3 light cusped oriel on wooden brackets. Interior has kitchen with
chamfered spine beam and joists with run out stops. Wooden C18 spit rack above
fireplace moulded with 3 positions, a rare survival. Straight flight staircase
with slender turned balusters. Drawing Room has mid C19 style wooden fireplace
and dado panelling with deep fielded panels, probably original. Some 2 panelled
early C18 doors.

Listing NGR: TQ3495425984

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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