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Great Maxfield, Guestling

Description: Great Maxfield

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 August 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 409611

OS Grid Reference: TQ8339315222
OS Grid Coordinates: 583393, 115222
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9073, 0.6071

Location: Guestling, East Sussex TN35 4NU

Locality: Guestling
Local Authority: Rother District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN35 4NU

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Listing Text


23/23 Great Maxfield
(Formerly listed as Great
3.8.61 Maxfield, Three Oaks)


L-shaped timber-framed house. The North South wing is C15, close studded with
a massive sandstone ashlar late-C14 chimney breast on the West wall topped by
2 octagonal shafts. The first floor overhangs at the North end on a moulded
bressummer and brackets, and above is a similarly overhanging gable with fretted
bargeboards and an attic window. On the first floor is an oriel window with
a cove above and beneath it. Slate roof. The East wing is a late C16 addition
with squares of plaster infilling. Tiled roof. The whole building has casement
windows with small square leaded panes. Two storeys. Four windows. Empty
and disused at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: TQ8339315222

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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