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Wykehurst Park

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bolney, West Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0053 / 51°0'19"N

Longitude: -0.2088 / 0°12'31"W

OS Eastings: 525770

OS Northings: 124405

OS Grid: TQ257244

Mapcode National: GBR JLQ.VD9

Mapcode Global: FRA B6GG.6HX

Entry Name: Wykehurst Park

Listing Date: 11 May 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193325

English Heritage Legacy ID: 302412

Location: Bolney, Mid Sussex, West Sussex, RH17

County: West Sussex

District: Mid Sussex

Civil Parish: Bolney

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Bolney St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

BOLNEY LONDON ROAD
1.
5405
Wykehurst Park
TQ 22 SE 15/240
II*

2.
New flats. Designed by E M Barry for Henry Huth, an Austrian banker. The Stables
are dated 1869, but Pevsner dates the house at 1872-4. It is a large mansion in
the style of a French chateau. Two storeys and attic. Ashlar. Tiled roof. The
entrance front is asymmetrical. The main portion has a central porch with one
window on each side on the ground floor and 3 windows over. This portion is flanked
by round each with an arcaded top storey surmounted by a conical roof. To the left
is a polygonal bay which lights the staircase and beyond this a square tower of
3 storeys, which is higher than the rest of the front. The garden front is
symmetrical and the more impressive of the two. It has 8 windows. Eaves bracket
cornice. Central projection with 3 round-headed arches on the ground floor and
3 windows above, flanked by circular bastions. Above is a large dormer window.
At each end of the front is a large curved bay of 7 windows on ground and first
floors with 3 large dormers projecting from the roof. The hall was originally
hung with Spanish leather. The dining-room is wholly panelled in Elizabethan
style. The drawing-room has a marble chimney piece of Adam character and originally
walls panelled in brocade. The staircase is of Elizabethan design.


Listing NGR: TQ2577024405

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