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Description: Clock House
Date Listed: 6 April 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 303097
OS Grid Reference: TQ3497926069
OS Grid Coordinates: 534979, 126069
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0182, -0.0770
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TQ 32 NW LINDFIELD HIGH STREET
1/186 No 171 (Clock House)
6.4.70 (formerly listed as
House. Late C15 or early C16 timber-framed building refronted extended and
refenestrated in mid C19 in Gothick style. East elevations now rendered on
rendered battered plinth but framing exposed on south elevation, tiled roof with
brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys; 5 windows. East elevation of 2 storeys rendered.
4th bay from left has 2 storey mid C19 projecting porch with wavy bargeboards and
pendant 2 light 'Gothick' pointed sliding casement in moulded architrave to 1st
floor and mid C19 wooden porch with Tuscan columns. Splat balustrading to sides
and planked and studded door. Other 1st floor windows are 2 light Gothick sliding
casements. Ground floor has left side 3 light casement, 7 light curved bay with
Gothick lights and square bay with Gothick lights. Steeply pitched tiled roof,
hipped at south end with off centred C17 brick multiple stack. C19 stack at apex
of hip and decorative C19 ridge tiles. 2 dormers with pent roofs. South elevation
is jettied with jowled posts and has curved tension bracing to both floors.
1st floor has 2 casements with marginal glazing. Ground floor has 3 Gothick glazed
casements. North elevation is rendered and has 2 gables with bargeboards, one
containing a clock. To the rear are late C19 additions of brown brick with gables,
partly tile hung.
Listing NGR: TQ3497926069
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Source: English Heritage
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