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Wantley Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in Henfield, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9334 / 50°56'0"N

Longitude: -0.2717 / 0°16'18"W

OS Eastings: 521544

OS Northings: 116308

OS Grid: TQ215163

Mapcode National: GBR HL8.J3C

Mapcode Global: FRA B69M.ZZJ

Entry Name: Wantley Manor

Listing Date: 15 March 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1027376

English Heritage Legacy ID: 298445

Location: Henfield, Horsham, West Sussex, BN5

County: West Sussex

District: Horsham

Civil Parish: Henfield

Built-Up Area: Henfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Henfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

HENFIELD LONDON ROAD
1. (east side)
5404
Wantley Manor
TQ 2116 19/262 15.3.55

II*

2.
The back part is timber-framed and really forms three sides of a square. The oldest
section of this containing the medieval hall is probably the south wing. The east
wing, which later was converted into outhouses, was probably added next and the
west wing, now hidden by a latter C18 addition further west again, later. The timberframi
is exposed in some places but has mostly been refaced with red brick or tiles on
a cemented or brick base. The roof was originally of Horsham slabs but has mostly
been refaced with tiles, one section being pantiles. Casement windows. Two storeys.
Three windows to each wing.
In the C18 the west wing was doubled by a portion facing the road. This has two
storeys and three windows and is faced with red mathematical tiles. Modillion eaves
cornice. Hipped Horsham slab roof. Glazing bars intact. Doorway with engaged
columns, pediment, semi-circular fanlight and door of 6 fielded panels. Small
circular window on each side of the door, inserted about 1920.


Listing NGR: TQ2154416308

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