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Latitude: 50.9116 / 50°54'41"N
Longitude: -0.4229 / 0°25'22"W
OS Eastings: 510971
OS Northings: 113643
OS Grid: TQ109136
Mapcode National: GBR GJY.MXH
Mapcode Global: FRA B60P.M2J
Entry Name: Old Clayton
Listing Date: 18 December 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1039953
English Heritage Legacy ID: 361783
Location: Washington, Horsham, West Sussex, RH20
County: West Sussex
Civil Parish: Washington
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex
Church of England Parish: Washington St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
The following building shall be added to the list:-
TQ 11 SW WASHINGTON STORRINGTON ROAD
12/600 Old Clayton
House. C16 or earlier timber framed building refronted and extended in C19 with C20
windows. Front range is rendered on the ground floor and tile hung above. Hipped
roof with front having Horsham stone slabs, rear tiled. Two storeys, 3 windows.
C20 casements and C20 gabled porch re-using old bricks. Plinth. Side elevation is
of coursed stone rubble with ironstone galleting; brick dressings and ironstone
plinth. Three cemented chimney stacks. Four C20 casements in original openings
including 3 cambered openings to ground floor. C19 metal F (for Falconers) on front
wall. Ground floor front room has C18 6 fielded panelled door with L-hinge, corner
fireplace and 2 C19 china cupboards with serpentine shelves. Hall has exposed box
framing. Central room has open brick fireplace with wooden bressummer, spine beam
and chamfered floor joists with lambs tongue steps, probably of early C17 date.
Other parts of interior not seen. The property was originally known as Falconers
after the family which held the farm in the C15. [See VCH Vol VI, Part 2, p 22].
Listing NGR: TQ1097113643
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